Blayne O’Hara Joins ZRG as Global Financial Officers Practice Co-Lead
Rochelle Park, NJ, June 20, 2022 – ZRG, a New Jersey-based global talent advisory firm, today announces the addition of Blayne O’Hara as Managing Director and Co-Lead of the Global Financial Officers Practice. Blayne has amassed a strong network of private equity-backed, privately held, and listed organizations through his extensive track record of successful CFO appointments.
Blayne regularly supports and advises boards, CEOs, and investors across a number of sectors. Previously, he established and led the US & UK CFO practice for a boutique search firm, and earlier, he poised another boutique firm for several years of impressive revenue growth. Blayne has also led senior-level searches in the areas of financial services and alternative investment for global search firms CTPartners and Korn Ferry.
While the majority of Blayne’s search execution has been in North America and Europe, he has also been based in the Asia Pacific and Middle East regions. He has served financial services and insurance, industrials, private equity, venture capital, and sovereign wealth funds and partnered with FMCG, defense, TMT, and retail companies as well.
“Blayne has worked with some of the worlds largest organizations, shaping financial transformation through the build-out of new finance functions and leading change through talent,” said Larry Hartmann, CEO of ZRG. “His appointment as Co-Lead of the Global Financial Officers Practice is an important part of ZRG’s growth plan, and we look forward to his great successes to come in this role.”
“The depth of insight ZRG can offer our clients is unique, and the range of solutions – whether interim, strategy, search, culture shaping, or professional search – allows us to truly shape and impact our clients organizations through talent. The ZRG offering creates the change to make a real impact in the work we deliver,” Blayne added.
ZRG is a global talent advisory firm that is changing the way companies hire and manage talent. ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about how to find top talent. The company’s digital Zi platform combines talent intelligence, candidate insights, and process improvement to dramatically deliver executive searches quicker and with proven better results.
Today, with the help of private equity investor RFE Investment Partners, ZRG is among the fastest growing firms in the search industry and provides a full suite of retained search, on-demand talent, and consulting and advisory solutions across the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Australia.