Wilton & Bain appoints global practice lead
Wilton & Bain has appointed Lisa Peacock-Edwards to lead its global practice.
Based in New York, Peacock-Edwards will join the firm to build its corporate markets offering, providing CxO level talent to drive company transformation, focussing on technology enabled change & digital leadership.
Peacock-Edwards (pictured) commented, “Wilton & Bain has unique insight and knowledge of how businesses go through transformation and growth from their position as the no.1 executive search firm in consulting. Given the changing world of technology, data and digital challenges that global businesses face this makes WB a very exciting place to join with a brilliant proposition and insight.
“I am excited about driving the corporate markets business forward globally across financial services, commerce and industry and the VC sectors. We will also be bringing a number of industry first advisory and assessment products to the market for our clients to have true transparency and digital access to information.”
David Heron, chief executive officer of The Wilton & Bain Group, added, “Lisa’s hire is a significant statement to the industry of both our intent to drive the growth of the firm internationally, and the ability of Wilton & Bain to attract the market’s best talent.
“We are excited about her arrival, particularly in aligning with our existing WBMS client base, and in leveraging from our deep roots in the consulting sector to offer transformational talent to the corporate market globally.”