Harrison Brings International Expertise Placing Compliance Professionals in the Financial Industry
New York, NY (November 1, 2016) – Global executive search firm Conselium is pleased to announce that Steve Harrison will be joining the firm as Partner. Mr. Harrison comes to Conselium with over 12 years of experience in executive search, with a focus on placing compliance professionals in the financial services industry in the New York City and London markets.
“After the passage of Dodd-Frank and the Yates Memo, the stakes are higher than ever for financial institutions to hire and retain top compliance talent,” said Conselium firm Founder and Managing Partner, Maurice Gilbert. “Steve’s track record of hiring exemplary professionals for banks, asset management firms, hedge funds and private equity firms perfectly complements Conselium’s global footprint as the leading executive search firm for compliance professionals.”
“Conselium’s exclusive concentration on placing compliance executives in heavily regulated industries provides an ideal vehicle for my specialty,” said Mr. Harrison. “This is how they built their brand: they don’t dilute their expertise with searches in other professions. This laser focus enables them to consistently satisfy their clientele with successful results.”
“We have always specialized in serving clients in highly regulated industries like pharmaceuticals, medical device, health care delivery, financial services, chemical and oil and gas,” said Mr. Gilbert. “Deepening our network in the financial sector is a logical extension for Conselium’s growth.”
Prior to joining Conselium, Mr. Harrison was a compliance recruiter at Michael Page Executive Search in both New York City and London. Since 2004, he has placed executives for clients including: HSBC, Deutsche Bank, Bank of Ireland, ING Capital Markets, Bloomberg, Cantor Fitzgerald, Och-Ziff Capital Management, Santander, SunGard Systems and Two Sigma Investments, among others. Examples of roles Mr. Harrison has filled include: Director of Regulatory Compliance, Director of Commercial Banking Compliance, Senior Compliance Officer, Director of Fixed Income Compliance and Director Dodd-Frank Compliance.
Conselium is an international compliance-only executive search firm. Our clients are branded companies in highly regulated environments like pharmaceuticals, biotech, medical device, health care, financial services, chemicals and oil and gas. The firm services Fortune 500 corporations in the U.S., Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Russia. For more information, visit www.conselium.com.