Cedar Hires Stephen Bruton as Partner and Head of Cedars CFO and General Management Practice
Cedar Hires Stephen Bruton as Partner and Head of Cedar’s CFO and General Management Practice
Cedar, the London based senior finance search and selection specialists have announced the recent hire of Stephen Bruton as partner and head of the CFO and General Management Practice.
Howard Bentwood, managing partner of Cedar, commented on the appointment saying “a functional business area is important to the continued growth of Cedar within the UK & internationally. I am very excited to be reunited with Stephen having worked together on two previous occasions. The CFO and General Management piece will enhance Cedar’s presence and will continue to add further opportunities for our client and candidate base”.
Bruton is an experienced professional with over 15 years’ experience as a head-hunter covering assignments in Europe, The Middle East and Africa. He spent over 10 years with a leading UK financial recruitment business, followed by a smaller boutique firm, before successfully running his own practice for four years.
When asked about re-joining Cedar, Bruton said “Howard has an infectious appetite for growth and is a true entrepreneur and visionary, hence the unquestionable decision to re-join. I look forward to enhancing company operations and providing clients and candidates with the broad and efficient service they deserve in a competitive marketplace. This is a business to look out for.”
Bruton’s expertise as an executive search consultant is to deliver leadership roles within local or cross-border mandates to identify the top talent available in a given market for a diverse client base which ranges from international listed companies, FTSE 250 organisations, through to private-equity backed business and privately owned SMEs.