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Why HR Executives Are Flocking to the Private Equity Industry

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Today’s PE industry is surging, with more money raised and returned to investors than any other period in history. Firms continuously refine their strategy to find ways of unlocking growth opportunities, and that’s why they’re rethinking their HR functions. There is a growing trend of PE firms hiring senior-level HR talent like Chief Talent Officers, […]


Slayton Search Partners Promotes Charles Southwick to Senior Vice President & Principal

Slayton Search Partners, a globally respected leader in retained executive search, is excited to announce that Charles Southwick has been promoted to the position of Senior Vice President & Principal. He will be expanding his efforts, continuing to develop impactful client relationships and recruit key leaders in sectors such as food & beverage, manufacturing, retail, […]


Stuart T. Smith Joins Slayton Search Partners as Senior Vice President and Principal

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Slayton Search Partners, a globally respected leader in retained executive search, is excited to announce that Stuart T. Smith has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Principal. Stuart will be a key member of the financial services practice, supporting commercial banking, private banking, wealth management, and real estate partners.   “Slayton Search Partners […]


Linking Private Equity Talent to Growth: Takeaways from an Insightful Hunt Scanlon Conference

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With private equity as one of our talent acquisition specialties, we’ve had the pleasure of attending a series of conferences organized by Hunt Scanlon Media. Most recently, we traveled to San Francisco to attend “Private Equity Recruiting: Linking Talent to Growth.” This rewarding event brought together hundreds of private equity leaders, chief talent officers, and […]


The Future of Group Insurance: A Conversation with Lincoln Financial Group’s Dick Mucci and Jay D’Aprile, Slayton Search Partners

The Future of Group Insurance: A Conversation with Lincoln Financial Group’s Dick Mucci and Jay D’Aprile, Slayton Search Partners

We’ve all heard that the insurance industry is changing, but not every part of the insurance sector is changing in the same way or at the same rate. Group insurance is unique. In order to break down group insurance trends and what they mean for carriers, I spoke with Dick Mucci, President of the group […]