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ZRG Adds Ross Hicks to Build Financial Services Practice in London

New York, NY, March 12, 2020 – ZRG, recognized as the fastest-growing global executive search firm, today announced the addition of Ross Hicks to the global Financial Services practice. Ross will operate out of ZRG’s London office and focus on servicing the banking and finance, private equity, and consultancy industries. 

“Ross brings over 15 years of experience to ZRG, during which he has built a solid network across the Financial and Professional Services sectors. He has delivered on multiple cross-border search assignments for banks, private equity, and accountancy and management consultancy firms and successfully placed leadership roles from the Director to C-suite levels as well as Partner and Equity Partner,” said ZRG CEO Larry Hartmann. 

“His global and industry experience includes several years at a US-based investment bank, where he managed international projects as far-reaching as Mexico. He was a key member of a top 10 global search firm based in the Middle East, where he was involved in complex searches for clients in multiple territories.”

Ross added, “Global. Collaborative. Innovative. That is how I would describe ZRG. The partnering network of seasoned and talented experts extend across the globe with some of the best industrial and functional expertise in executive search. 

“Couple that with their digital hiring platform, which has proven to deliver better outcomes more effectively and efficiently while minimizing biases, I’ll be able to provide services for my clients like never before. I am extremely excited about this next step in my career and the team that surrounds me.”

About ZRG
ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about identifying top talent, and for over 18 years, clients have trusted ZRG Partners 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’s sole focus is to match clients with the right leaders by leveraging technological innovation, years of experience, and our ability to identify quality candidates. Strong leadership effectively steers the ship of a company, and it’s not uncommon for businesses to falter under a sub-par executive team. That’s where ZRG comes into play by helping firms identify and hire the right leaders. ZRG’s analytical process and collaborative culture give us the competitive edge to provide our clients with the industry advantage.