Marlin Hawk Appoints Senior Consultant For U.S. Financial Services Practice

LONDON, August 8, 2016 — Leadership advisory firm Marlin Hawk has appointed Glenn Allen as senior consultant in its Financial Services practice in New York. Allen will provide market intelligence, talent management and executive search services to a range of clients from investment banking, asset management and hedge funds to consumer banking, credit cards and mobile payments.

For the past five years, Allen has been a senior talent acquisition contractor at Citi, in charge of executive recruitment for capital markets and consumer banking. Prior to that he worked for executive search boutiques DS Wolf and Harrison Kat Group, focusing on hedge fund and asset management clients. He also has in-house HR experience gained at Lehman Brothers and Fidelity Investments. Allen holds a degree in Social Sciences from Harvard University.

“Financial Services constitutes a significant portion of Marlin Hawk’s US business and this key appointment reinforces our commitment to its continuing growth, from both a revenue and customer experience perspective”, said Lisa Peacock-Edwards, Head of Financial services, Americas. “Glenn will be a great addition to the team. He has a proven track record managing high level searches as well as crafting offers, including sign-ons, guaranteed and target bonuses, equity buyouts and deferred awards.”

About Marlin Hawk

Marlin Hawk is a leadership advisory and executive search firm that delivers the next generation of global business leaders. Covering three broad sectors – Commerce & Industry, Wholesale & Retail Financial Services and Professional Services – the firm focuses on Board, NED, C-suite and senior executives.  In addition to Executive Search and Interim Management, services include Market Intelligence & Benchmarking, Partnership Programmes, Talent Mapping & Analysis and Leadership Assessment & Coaching. The emphasis is on insight, discovery, culture matching and business transformation.

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