April 29, 2015 – Russam GMS, a provider of interim managers and executive search solutions, has named Antony Flagg as its new director of financial services. In his new position, Mr. Flagg plans to grow Russam’s presence in financial services, with a particular focus on the retail sector of the industry. He will be placing experienced interims and executives across all disciplines to work in the U.K. and in overseas financial services markets to meet growing client demand.
Mr. Flagg joins from Interim Partners, where he was a senior consultant in the firm's financial and professional services practice. He previously worked at Hamilton Blake, Goodman Masson, Nigel Lynn and Reed.
Jason Atkinson, managing director, said: “Antony is one of the most networked professionals in the financial services industry across executive search and interim management. He is committed to delivering the highest standards of compliance to clients – which will be predominantly in the banking sector.