January 6, 2016 – Former CTPartners recruiter Lilian Poilpot has joined London-based executive search firm Erevena as a senior partner to further strengthen its European, Middle Eastern & African divisions. He specializes in telecommunications, information technology, consulting and private-equity or venture-backed companies.
Mr. Poilpot joins Erevena from CTPartners where he led the firm’s technology, media and telecom service sector practices across the Middle East and North Africa. Before that, he founded and served as managing partner of Leadership Capital Group. He has over 20 years of experience in executive search.
Mr. Poilpot has completed assignments for board directors, CEOs, CMOs, CIOs, chief digital officers, practice leaders, partners as well as senior executives responsible for leading digital transformation across industries throughout Middle-East & Africa, Europe and Asia-Pacific.
“Lilian’s background bridges all of our existing practice areas, which is highly unusual. The combination of his experiences, both sector and geographic, makes him a highly compelling addition to our lion team,” said Dan Hyde, founder and chief executive officer. “We are sure that Lilian will bring strategic leadership to our efforts to build further footprint in Continental Europe and the Middle East and also our private equity, venture capital, consumer and advisory sectors.”
Founded in 2003, Erevena is a technology-focused executive search firm that partners with consumer and enterprise brands on innovation, venturing, and digital transformation.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media