October 5, 2012 – The Solomon Page Group LLC has appointed John Burr as a managing director within its financial services division. Based in London, Mr. Burr will oversee Solomon Page’s EMEA business. He has over 20 years global financial services experience across EMEA, the Americas and Asia, particularly within global banking and markets. Prior to joining Solomon Page Group, Mr. Burr was most recently a founding partner of Riverhouse Partners, having previously been a board member and partner with Principal Search Ltd. “We are delighted to have a professional of John’s caliber spearheading our London office,” said Scott Page, co-founder and managing director. “His appointment demonstrates our commitment to our global platform and clients’ continued success.” Headquartered in New York with 10 offices across the U.S. in addition to London, The Solomon Page Group LLC is a provider of executive search and staffing solutions.