Pedersen & Partners launches Global Business Services Practice Group and appoints Paul Inman as Group Head

7 August 2020 – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, is pleased to announce that it has launched its Global Business Services Practice Group to serve companies worldwide. Paul Inman, a seasoned Executive Search and Shared Services professional has been appointed as the Head of the new Practice Group.

The launch of the Global Business Services Practice Group constitutes the next stage in the rollout of our Global Practice Groups. Its strategic imperative is to support and augment the global capabilities of the firm’s core Practice Groups, and leverage Pedersen & Partners’ global market and industry expertise in order to help our clients build successful leadership teams who are able to assess, redesign, and strengthen their business models.

Gary Williams

“Earlier this year we successfully completed the launch of our revamped Global Practice Groups and I am proud to continue our strategic growth with the launch of our Global Business Services Practice Group. These transformational changes enable us to bring the ‘Best Team Forward’ on a global basis to ensure that on each and every engagement our clients are receiving the industry, domain, and geographic expertise necessary to drive tangible value in advancing and accelerating business growth. Additionally, now more than ever, Shared Services are becoming more top of mind for our clients as they continue to transform their business models and organisation structures entering the New Normal,” stated Gary Williams, CEO.

Paul Inman

“Shared Services Centres have a maturing but dynamic environment open to innovation and new technologies, and this can significantly impact the roles and leadership responsibilities required to be successful. We have assembled a strong team of consultants, with prior shared service operational experience, who specialise in global, regional, and country level Shared Services roles, ranging from a single function shared service to multi-functional global or enterprise business services. Our global reach and footprint in emerging markets match those of the global shared service sector, which means that we’re ready to deploy our extensive capabilities across the world to help our clients’ transformation and growth plans to become a reality,” added Paul Inman, Head of the Global Business Services Practice Group.

The Global Business Services Practice Group is fully integrated with Pedersen & Partners’ core Practice Groups covering:

  • Board Services
  • Consumer & Retail
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech, Industrial
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Private Equity
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Technology & Digital


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