Marlin Hawk

OVERVIEW

Marlin Hawk is a boutique leadership advisory and executive search firm.  We discover the ‘leaders of tomorrow’ who propel our clients beyond the competition and we help build the environment in which they succeed.

What sets us apart: 

  • Alignment – we support wider corporate goals.
  • Innovation – we never feel restricted.
  • Agility – everything we do is bespoke.
  • Output – we deliver beyond expectations.

Marlin Hawk offers a complete set of talent consultancy services spanning strategic intelligence, talent planning and executive search. The firm has offices in London, New York, San Francisco, Hong Kong and Singapore. www.marlinhawk.com

HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS

Why Amazon Remains Prime Hunting Ground for Headhunters

Egon Zehnder has assisted BAMTech, the $3.5 billion live digital streaming service, in naming Michael Paull as its new chief executive officer. The company is a recent spin-off of MLB Advanced Media in which Disney acquired a $1 billion stake to launch ESPN’s multi-sport subscription streaming service. He replaces Bob Bowman, MLB’s president of business and media,

Bridging the Skills Gap With Insiders

Since the financial crisis of 2008, there has been an emergent skills gap that has plagued almost every industry. While organizations have implemented a series of measures to improve oversight of labor costs and value returns, they have focused more on improving the quality of talent acquisition than they have on sustaining employee performance. And

12 Reasons Why Companies Hire Executive Search Firms

Employers typically use an executive search firm when a top job opening is important enough, senior enough and when discretion is at a premium. These three factors warrant the investment of bringing in a search firm. And an investment it is. Retaining a recruiting firm will likely cost a minimum of $75,000, but that figure

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

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