November 18, 2009 – Executive search firm ChampionScott Partners has placed Mark Gillett as director value creation at Silver Lake. Mr. Gillett, based in London, will lead value creation in Europe. Mr. Gillett joins the company from Alvarez & Marsal, where he was a managing director, led the development of the private equity performance improvement services in Europe. Silver Lake is an investment firm focused on large scale investments in technology, technology enabled, and related growth industries. ChampionScott Partners is an executive search firm focused on the technology industry and related sectors.