December 8, 2015 – Search firm BIE Executive has added Chris Wilson as director of business transformation and technology and Danny Vanner as a consultant. The firm says the hires are in a response to the growing demands of the market.
Mr. Wilson was most recently an international director at DHR International and before that was with CTPartners. He started his career in domestic and international project management and then moved to specializing in finance, banking and technology recruitment at the end of 2010.
“We’re thrilled to have attracted someone with Chris’s outstanding track record to the team,” said chief executive Rob Walker. “He brings a wealth of experience and fantastic contacts, having placed senior executives for the likes of the Bank of England, BBC, Citrix, Channel 4, Deutsche Bank, Thomson Reuters and WPP.”
Mr. Vanner will work with the firm’s clients within private equity and venture capital backed start-ups through to FTSE250. In addition he will work closely with BIE Executive’s integrated team, which boasts functional expertise in executive leadership, HR, supply chain and business transformation.
Previously, Mr. Vanner was a finance specialist with Investigo, a mid to senior level recruitment specialist. Prior to that he was finance recruitment consultant at Michael Page.
“Danny brings expertise, enthusiasm and a strong contacts book,” said Simon Moore, director at BIE Executive. “Our finance team continues to go from strength to strength on the back of the economic upturn and this appointment sends out a strong signal of our commitment to offering clients a broad range of specialist expertise.”
BIE is a U.K.-based executive recruitment firm providing business transformation, interim management and executive search services throughout the U.K. and worldwide.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media