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Financial Services & Real Estate

The Financial sector is currently undergoing dramatic changes in terms of market development and regulation, both nationally and internationally. Risk and compliance have become increasingly critical for companies in this sector. To remain competitive, companies must embrace innovation in both technology and services.

The sector Financial Services is complex and dynamic, and includes sub-sectors such as:

• Asset Management
• Private Banking
• Retail Banking
• Investment Banking
• Insurance
• Private Equity
• Real Estate
• Risk Management
• Infrastructure & Technology

Requirements for the executives of the future
Our clients require reliable executives with broad, in-depth specialised experience. International experience is also becoming an increasingly important requirement. Executives who are able to build and maintain relationships as well as influence and change behaviour and attitudes within the organisation are an important key to any company’s success.

Our expertise and services
BackerSkeie’s contact network, both nationally and globally, includes some of the best talent in the Financial Services sector. This network, coupled with our broad experience in the sector, make us a preferred recruitment partner for strategic positions within the sector. Our consultants have worked with the financial services sector for many years, contributing unique insight and in-depth competence.

Our team-based model ensures our clients benefit optimally from this competence, insight, and experience. Daily contact with executives and experts in the financial sector allows us continuous updates about the top talent in this sector. Because we often develop personal relationships with leading executives in this sector, we can rely upon them as sources or candidates when the right position becomes available.

Our market position and our personal relationships are often of decisive importance in the dialogue with and signing of the top candidates. We are committed to following up on the integration process to ensure a successful match, maintaining regular contact with the both the candidate and the client during the first year of transition.

Our service range for companies in the Financial Service sector includes:

• Executive Search
• Succession Planning
• Support for Mergers & Acquisitions
• Board Assessments & Advisory
• Leadership Assessments & Advisory