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Exploring Predictive Index Assessments in the CFO Search Process

The role of the middle market CFO is clearly evolving. Today’s CFO is no longer a number-cruncher with a background exclusively in accounting. Instead, they are working closely with other leaders to drive the business and overall company performance with the help of advanced FinTech and overhauled KPIs and metrics.   As the CFO position […]


Exploring the Evolving Dynamic Between CEOs and CHROs: How Has it Changed?

By any estimation, the relationship between the CEO and CHRO is one of the most important in any business. Previously, we looked at the unique relationship between these two roles from a high level. However, the dynamic between these important positions is not a static one. It changes based on a number of internal and […]


The Growth of Insurtech: A Discussion with Global Reinsurer SCOR’s Adrian Jones and Jay D’Aprile, Slayton Search Partners

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Lemonade’s massive IPO in early July jolted many insurance executives to attention. Should you get involved in Insurtech?  How might joining a startup impact on your career? Can you get involved without leaving your day job? To answer these questions and to learn more, Adrian Jones and Jay D’Aprile recently spoke. Jay is an executive […]


Prudential Marketing Executive Melissa Kivett Discusses Customer Experience in Insurance with Jay D’Aprile of Slayton Search Partners

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Providing a strong customer experience in today’s market is essential for growth and profitability. This is especially true in the insurance industry as carriers take a comprehensive approach to customer journeys and consider how they can impact experience along the way. To learn more, I spoke with Melissa Kivett, Chief Marketing and Customer Experience Officer […]


Exploring the Past, Present, and Future of the Private Equity CFO Role

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The Chief Financial Officer role in any company, especially in a middle market private equity business, is a powerful position. However, this wasn’t always the case. There has been a distinct evolution of the CFO role over the last 35 years. In order to understand the progression and prominence of the CFO function, we examined […]