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Strategic Consulting and Banking Expert David Dell’Aquila Joins ZRG as Managing Director 

Rochelle Park, NJ, July 29, 2020ZRG, the fastest-growing global executive search firm, welcomes David Dell’Aquila as Managing Director. David, a search professional with 20 years of strategic consulting and banking experience, will strengthen the firm’s Private Equity and Private Credit Practice.

Having worked with investment banking, asset management, private equity, and private credit clients both side-by-side and as a consultant, David brings a unique perspective to ZRG. Across his two decades of search experience, he has recruited CEOs, CFOs, and CIOs as well as investment teams and Operating Partners. He has also helped top-tier strategy and management consulting firms build out teams and practice areas.

David previously served as a Principal in the Global Private Markets Practice at Korn Ferry. Prior to entering executive search, he spent 15 years in strategy consulting, working with both management teams and their portfolio executives. He has worked extensively in the asset management and professional services space as well. David began his career at Bear Stearns.

“After gaining impressive experience in both the consulting and banking spaces, David transitioned smoothly into executive search,” said ZRG’s CEO, Larry Hartmann. “We’re thrilled to have him on board, and I know he will serve as a great partner to our private equity and private credit clients.”

David added, “I am excited about the collaborative culture at ZRG as well as the advanced technologies drawn together within the Zi Platform. With a knowledgeable team beside me and the Z Score, Culture Fit Score, and more at my fingertips, I look forward to doing even better work for my clients.”

About ZRG

Since 1999, ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about identifying top talent, and for over 20 years, clients have trusted us to recruit top talent around the world. Today, ZRG is one of the fastest-growing global firms in the search industry and provides a full suite of retained executive, middle-management, and customized search solutions globally through its offices in North America, Europe, South America, and Asia.

ZRG matches clients with the right leaders by leveraging technological innovation, years of experience, and an ability to identify quality candidates. Businesses often falter under sub-par leadership, but with each placement, ZRG promises to identify and hire executives fit to meet their clients’ unique needs. ZRG’s analytical process and collaborative culture give us the competitive edge to provide our clients with an industry-leading advantage.