Marlin Hawk

OVERVIEW

Marlin Hawk is a boutique advisory firm focused on the next generation of global leaders.

We want to change the way companies think about talent. Every business faces the same question. Regardless of its size, sector or location. How can we appoint leaders who deliver success?

At Marlin Hawk, we believe the old answers are not good enough. So we’ve redefined executive search and pioneered new ways to help companies secure and develop the talent they need. Our clients trust us to hunt wider, deeper and smarter than anyone else. They know we will bring them those special people who make a real difference.

HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS

Hunt Scanlon’s 10 Most Important Recruiting Stories of 2016

Hunt Scanlon Media covered a lot of terrain in 2016 – and so picking our 10 most important stories will likely go down as the most difficult task our editorial team handled this year! Great comebacks, globalization, new assessment tools to review, new service offerings, Brexit, polls & surveys to analyze, talent pipelining, the influential

How Companies Can Build Up Their Defenses Against Talent Raids

Hunt Scanlon’s recently concluded co-branded talent raiding study with Marlin Hawk uncovered some revealing truths. But the most surprising result: the apparent lack of defensive people strategies at U.S. companies. A full quarter of American businesses are experiencing a marked increase in talent raids at the C-suite level, yet more than half (54 percent) are

Netflix Talent Poaching Turns Into Employee Mobility Referendum

A month after Netflix was lambasted by Fox for ‘illegally’ poaching two executives under contract, the streamlining service has struck back, charging ‘unlawful and anti-competitive business practices.’ 21st Century Fox had originally said that Netflix had poached programming executive Tara Flynn and marketing executive Marcos Waltenberg. Fox said that Netflix was fully aware of employment agreements before

Talent Poaching Rampant, Yet Often Uncontested at American Companies

A full quarter of U.S. businesses are experiencing a marked increase in talent raids at the C-suite level. Yet most are woefully unprepared to combat the problem head on. This is among the key findings of a talent retention survey of nearly 400 human resource professionals conducted recently by Marlin Hawk, a global leadership advisory firm focused on next-generation

Game Changing Assessment Tools Coming to a Recruiter Near You

Organizations everywhere are looking for better ways to recruit and retain good quality people to drive effectiveness, and performance, in their business. Executive search firms are stepping up with an array of leadership assessment services that are starting to make massive strides in the field of predictive analytics. But not all of them have candidate

Talent Talks

Discovering the Leaders of Tomorrow

This podcast episode features a short Q&A with Mark Oppenheimer, group chief commercial & innovation officer for global talent consultancy boutique Marlin Hawk. Based in New York City, Mark is the chief architect behind his firm’s vision and just-launched candidate assessment analytics tool. As Mark points out, organizations everywhere are looking for better ways to

PRESS RELEASES

Marlin Hawk Appoints Senior Consultant For U.S. Financial Services Practice

LONDON, August 8, 2016 — Leadership advisory firm Marlin Hawk has appointed Glenn Allen as senior consultant in its Financial Services practice in New York. Allen will provide market intelligence, talent management and executive search services to a range of clients from investment banking, asset management and hedge funds to consumer banking, credit cards and mobile payments.

Marlin Hawk Climbs to Top 10 in UK Executive Search Rankings

LONDON, July 13, 2016 — Leadership advisory firm Marlin Hawk has entered the top 10 rankings in Executive Grapevine’s UK Executive Search Market Report 2016. The survey, which measures net fee income, ranks Marlin Hawk at no.8 for Board, NED and C-Suite search with first year guaranteed compensation above £200k, and at no. 9 overall across

Tesco Bank CEO Champions HR as Key to Sustainable Success

LONDON, June 24, 2016 — Leadership advisory firm Marlin Hawk this week hosted a seminar for senior HR leaders, with guest speaker Benny Higgins, CEO of Tesco Bank, sharing his views on the modern role of the chief HR officer. Delegates represented several industry sectors including retail, FMCG, media and financial services. In his address, titled

Marlin Hawk Appoints Associate Partner for Asia

LONDON, June 1, 2016 — Leadership advisory firm Marlin Hawk has appointed Marc Baloch as associate partner for Asia. Baloch joins from Harvey Nash, where he headed the retail financial services practice, and will focus on leadership advisory and executive search services across Asia within insurance, consumer & wholesale banking and private wealth management. “Marc’s international network,

Marlin Hawk Appoints Senior Consultant in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, April 26, 2016 — Leadership advisory firm Marlin Hawk has appointed Chris Crowe as senior consultant in its San Francisco office. Crowe will provide talent management and executive search services to West Coast tech clients and, as a strategic partner to the firm’s New York operation, will use his cross-industry and cross-functional experience to