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Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Recruitment
Novo Executive Search


CFO Executive Search & Headhunting Specialists

Let our team search, identify, and recruit top CFO talent for your organisation.

Importance of The CFO Role

Effective financial management is crucial for a company to not only ensure its survival during difficult times but also to achieve sustainable growth and success in the long run.

The role of today’s CFO has become increasingly complex, requiring them to navigate a range of responsibilities and company initiatives, positioning them as critical leaders at the forefront of the business.

Increasing shareholder activism and tighter regulatory oversight, combined with uncertainty in the global and economic landscape are among the top challenges facing CFOs today. To successfully steer the financial strategy of the organisation into the future, the CFO must act as a trusted advisor and key decision-maker, offering valuable insight and guidance to the CEO and other members of the executive team.

At Novo, our innovative executive search and selection techniques, in-depth industry knowledge, and global networking capabilities enable us to identify and source the most qualified candidates for leadership positions, and provide a competitive edge to our clients.

Our team of executive search experts recognise the importance of accomplished financial executives in today’s dynamic and constantly evolving business world and are dedicated to helping you identify and recruit your next CFO.

CFO Skills Needed Include:

  • Financial expertise: A strong understanding of financial concepts and the ability to analyse and interpret financial data to maximise profitability.
  • Strategic thinking: the ability to make calculated and well-informed decisions that align with the company’s long-term goals and objectives.
  • Collaboration: the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with the CEO, investors, and other stakeholders.
  • Innovation Management: the ability to learn, adapt to, and adopt digital solutions to enhance the company’s operations.

At Novo, our CFO recruitment sector experts are equipped to assist you in finding the exceptional executive you need to drive your business forward.

Novo’s Chief Financial Officer Recruitment sector experts can help you identify & attract your next exceptional executive.

Our CFO Executive Search Services

As one of the leading Executive Search firms in the UK, Novo is well placed to find your next Chief Financial Officer.

Our team of highly experienced consultants work across a broad range of sectors and are specialists at recruiting top notch C-Suite talent.

Able to work in strict confidence, our team will search, identify, and recruit your ideal Chief Financial Officer.

Through our years of experience, our team can handle the entire process from start to finish, working to rigorous standards and with a highly systemised approach.

Contact Novo for a confidential discussion about your CFO recruitment needs.

  • Dale Perrett
    CFO Specialist
    Dale Perrett Founding Director

    Looking to recruit a Chief Financial Officer?

    Contact Novo for a confidential discussion.

    Call: 0844 241 2064

Our CFO Executive Search Specialists

Dale Perrett
Founding Director

Dale is one of the Founding Directors of Novo Executive Search and Selection. He is part of the Novo leadership team that drives the business. He remains passionate about working with clients on a daily basis delivering executive search assignments. Dale has a breadth of experience successfully working across many sectors.

George Woodward

George is an experienced director and key member of Novo Executive Search’s leadership team and is integral in driving forward its growth into the future. With a breadth of UK and global executive search experience spanning over 15 years, George has an outstanding track record in assisting numerous businesses, ranging from owner-managed SMEs and mid-size companies to FTSE clients, helping them source exceptional talent to fill executive positions within their organisations. George works closely with his clients to identify and recruit high calibre professionals for board and senior management roles. His executive recruitment skills, insightful decision-making, and ambition for his clients’ success are second to none.

Jon Hollier
Founding Director

Jon is a Founding Director of Novo Executive Search & Selection. Beyond establishing and developing Novo, his extensive experience covers a wide range of disciplines across commercial and the third sectors. Jon has delivered a significant number of executive search assignments across the UK and internationally throughout his 20 year career.

Peter Tucker
Founding Director

Peter was part of the team that set up Novo in 2003 and has now been running research based assignments for over 20 years. This experience covers a wide range of sectors and companies but would class the following as particular specialities: sales and marketing, sport and manufacturing.

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