Penna joins Senior Management Worldwide
Taking over from a previous UK member firm, Penna will represent the UK in the SMW network. Joining the network of 15 partners enable’s Penna’s executive recruitment and interim division to expand its international reach access greater opportunities for professionals and organisations alike and support other interim businesses in the SMW with sourcing interim executives and managers for opportunities in the UK and solutions globally.
The SMW network helps clients solve problems, improve results, fill key expertise or executive leadership gaps, realise opportunities and assist with other critical initiatives on a global scale. With over 40 branches in 16 countries, the SMW has provided interim executives in over 50 countries – including: Austria, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK and USA.
Simon Drake, director of executive recruitment, search and interim at Penna and also chair of the Interim Management Association (IMA), commented, “We have seen a real step change in the industry over the past decade, with more professionals seeking global assignments and a greater number of organisations looking for exceptional talent for international operations. So we are delighted to be part of Senior Management Worldwide, as we work together to ensure that individuals and organisations have access to the best executive interim roles and opportunities globally.”