February 12, 2014 – Harvey Nash Group, a global provider of professional recruitment and outsourcing services, has appointed Dr. Jonathan Mitchell as non-executive head of its global CIO executive search and advisory practice. Dr. Mitchell has a 30-year career in technology that includes global IT roles at BP and GlaxoSmithKline; he was most recently CIO at Rolls-Royce. “Our global CIO practice has one of the largest footprints of any search business today with specialist expertise delivering multiple roles across the U.S., U.K., Northern Europe and now in Asia. The role of the CIO has never been more important as the pace of technological change transforms the way we do business,” said Albert Ellis, CEO. Harvey Nash currently has 40 offices across the U.S., Europe and Asia.