Interim CEO’s

Novello Search provides interim CEOs with a unique blend of experience. Each one has industry-specific knowledge and a skill set tuned in to the precise demands of your business.  Our interims are adept at:

– Crisis management
– Strategic direction change
– Turnaround and restructuring
– Technology implementation
– Morale boosting among employees
– Succession planning
– Pre-or post-merger direction
– Gaining a fresh pair of eyes
– Downsizing or upsizing

Our clients typically look for interim CEO’s for a broad range of challenges: 

Early Stage and Late Stage Start-ups

– Business CredibilityHaving someone stand in as an interim CEO can make a company seem more credible to its bankers, investors, suppliers and clients.
– Growth ManagementSometimes start-up entrepreneurs run out of steam and need a helping hand from someone with the skills and experience to help them grow their business.
– Maximising ValueEntrepreneurs often have big ideas but little direction, and an experienced interim CEO can help clarify, carry out and capitalise on their concept.

Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms

– Turnaround, M&A, RestructuringAn interim CEO is objective and can see a business from a fresh perspective, helping them plan and schedule more effectively.
– DirectionThe current management team may not be able to take the company in the new direction it needs.
– Buying or SellingThanks to their experience, an interim CEO can seek out other companies ripe for M&A, steady the ship after a sale or prepare a company for an exit.

Family Businesses

– Coaching and MentoringWhen the next generation of a firm is not yet fully prepared to take the reins, an interim CEO can help nurture, direct, guide, teach and build them as a team.
– Consensus BuildingFamily stakeholders don’t always agree, but an interim CEO can provide unbiased and objective advice to help forge a consensus.
– Succession PlanningAn interim CEO can help prepare a company for the next generation taking control, providing a plan for a smooth transition which won’t interrupt the revenue stream.

There are multiple reasons why a company might choose to hire an interim CEO.  An interim CEO can offer the board and shareholders the reassurance and stability they need as they search for the perfect long-term replacement.

Sectors we cover

Financial Services

Financial Services

Tech & Comms

Technology & Communication

Real Estate

Real Estate

Media

Media

Consumer

Consumer

Healthcare

Healthcare

Energy

Energy

Services

Services

Our services include

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CEO’s

Novello Search recruits both permanent and interim CEO’s across a multitude of sectors. We have invested many years building our network of clients and candidates resulting in some of the most interesting mandates and strongest pipeline of candidates out there.

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CFO’s

Our portfolio of clients ranges from PE Funds and their assets; later stage VC backed companies; family run firms; other investor-backed businesses to stand alone corporates in a range of sectors. Both our clients and candidates are fully assessed and qualified before introducing them to you.

Your imagination is the limit!

Novello Search is suitable for a wide range of candidates and vacancies.