Our Executive Search practice is managed by Marcus Kelly. Marcus is a degree qualified Chartered Accountant (ex Arthur Andersen) with over fifteen years Executive Search experience (see our Team).

Executive Search

Hiring the right senior executive is critical to the success of any organisation. Boards increasingly require evidence of a professional, rigorous and independent Executive Search process before signing off on any key executive hire.

Why FK International?

  • Market Specialists – We specialise in Financial Search. Our deep sector specific knowledge and targeted market reach provides significant value add to a search process.
  • Search Intelligence – Our research team use the latest research techniques and tools to build comprehensive market maps and targeted long lists.
  • Talent Fit – We invest time in understanding board and management dynamics, industry analysis, cultural imperatives. This provides a backdrop against which we can comprehensively support clients in targeted identification and attraction of outstanding talent.
  • Personalised Service – All client contact during the search process is managed by the lead Director. We take successful delivery on every assignment very personally. We are happy to provide references as required.

Examples of assignments successfully completed:

  • Private Equity Partner – Global Fund
  • Group Chief Risk Officer – Major Bank
  • Chief Finance Officer – Public Company  
  • Corporate Treasurer – Multinational Company
  • Chief Risk Officer – Insurance Company
  • Finance Director – Telecoms Company
  • Head of Private Banking – International Bank
  • Chief Operations Officer – International Bank
  • Director of Transaction Banking – International Bank
  • Managing Director – Reinsurance Company
  • Head of Credit – Bank
  • Tax Director – Multinational Company
  • Head of Internal Audit – Public company

Board Search

An effective board must comprise members with the correct blend of professional expertise, independence and industry stature. All stakeholders are increasingly demanding evidence of a professional and independent search process for Board appointments.

FK International brings together experts in Chair, NED, financial, legal and HR functions to advise on board selection.

Examples of assignments successfully completed:

  • Non Exec – Major global life company
  • Non Exec – International Bank
  • Non Exec – Global reinsurance company
  • Non Executives – Investment management companies  

For further information of our service please contact Marcus Kelly.