NEW YORK, March 4, 2016 — Vardis is Delighted to Welcome Jeremy Rickman to Vardis as Executive Chairman.
In this newly created role, Jeremy will lead Vardis’ continued international expansion to ensure a full service offering to offering to our private equity clients in North America, Europe and Asia.
Jeremy has worked in the Executive Search industry in Europe and the US for eighteen years following a successful career in finance. Joining Russell Reynolds Associates in 1998, he established and developed their market leading European CFO Practice before moving to the US to run the Chicago Office in 2007. At Russell Reynolds, he worked in a variety of leadership roles including serving on the firms’ Executive Committee, running the Global Corporate Officers Sector, Chairing the Training & Development Committee and establishing a new Research and Knowledge Strategy. A PWC trained Chartered Accountant, Jeremy’s early career in finance included working with Mars, Inc. He holds a degree in Civil Engineering from Surrey University.
“I’m delighted to be joining the Vardis team. Private Equity firms demand specific services from their Executive Search partners which many big firms can’t deliver. Vardis has developed a highly focused global suite of services to deliver against these requirements.” said Jeremy ” I look forward to playing a role alongside the Partners, in the ongoing development of the business.”
“We are excited that Jeremy has joined us to help shape the future of Vardis. With his extensive experience in the US and Europe he is a key addition to the team. “ said Vardis Partner Mark Mullen.
John Hoagland, Vardis Partner said “Jeremy’s operational and finance experience will be invaluable to the Vardis team and the achievement of our growth objectives. He has the insight and first-hand knowledge of our industry to help us build the quality search delivery platform which our clients demand.”
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