Finance

Finance leaders in banking are expected to balance acting as a strategic leader and business partner with broad-based operational and general management abilities. Our consultants have led searches in banking and financial services to fill key leadership roles in financial management and control, treasury, operations, investor relations and corporate finance.

OUR EXPERTS

Simon Waddington

Simon joined Hanover Search Group as a Partner in March 2017, to establish and lead a Dublin office for the firm. He has over twenty years’ experience, gained in Dublin and London, of handling international executive search assignments to recruit senior and specialist professionals, predominantly in the areas of finance, legal, risk management, compliance and operations. Combining his extensive networks of contacts with Hanover Search Group’s presence in key financial and commercial centres worldwide, Simon applies an extensive and rigorous executive search methodology to deliver market-leading talent for his clients.  

Gareth Rees

Gareth joined Hanover in 2019 as a Managing Partner to lead a team of SMEs focused on Operations, Finance, Risk & Compliance. He is responsible for Infrastructure retained search and senior hire mandates. Gareth has over 17 years’ experience placing senior Infrastructure leaders across Banking, Asset and Wealth Management and Insurance industries delivering requirements for COO, CRO, CIO, CTO, CFO, Chief Information (& Cyber) Security Officer, Chief Data Officer, Head of Data & Analytics, Head of Infrastructure and Digital Transformation leaders. Gareth delivers mandates from our London office across Europe and Asia.

Recently completed mandates

Finance Director
UK Bank
Head of Finance Business Partners
European Bank
Chief Operating Officer
UK Bank
Chief Financial Officer
Specialist Finance Company
Financial Analysis Director
Specialist Bank
VP Operations
US Bank
Chief Operating Officer
European Banking Subsidiary
VP Transaction Services
US Bank
Head of Operations
European Bank