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Zava

Chair

Health, Board, Growth, UK

Stage

Series B

Hired

David Butress

Category

B2C

Role location

UK

“At Zava our mission is to build healthcare that is accessible, dependable and a fraction of today’s cost. A key component of this is to centre our services around our patients’ needs and preferences. David and Roy both bring a wealth of expertise in this area which is invaluable as we enter the next phase of our growth.”

David Meinertz, Zava CEO and Co-founder

“Zava is entering an exciting phase of its development at a time when there’s a real opportunity for the health tech sector to step up and become an intrinsic part of the way healthcare is delivered. Working to meet consumer needs on their terms is something that I’m very familiar with, and I look forward to sharing my experiences with the team.”

David Buttress, Chair at Zava

Receiptbank

CEO

FinTech, CEO, Growth, UK

Stage

Series B

Hired

Adrian Blair

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“Adrian has unique experience in turning companies of Receipt Bank’s current size into billion-dollar enterprises and a history of leading teams within large businesses, which are both critical to seizing the huge opportunity ahead of us.”

Alexis Prenn, Founder of Receipt Bank

BenevolentAI

CEO

Health, CEO, Growth, UK

Stage

PE-Backed

Hired

Baroness Joanna Shields

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“Joanna is a business builder with a strong leadership track record in growing companies with state-of-the-art, disruptive technology at their heart. Joanna’s appointment demonstrates the trajectory at which we intend to grow BenevolentAI and points to the impact that we want to make as a company in applying artificial intelligence to accelerate scientific innovation.”
Ken Mulvany Founder at BenevolentAI

Travelport

CPO

Marketplace, Product, Corporate, UK

Stage

Corporate

Hired

Sharon Doyle

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“Sharon delivers world-class customer-centric and digital-first product propositions to its customers. Sharon has a deep understanding of both technology and the travel industry and how these come together to drive innovation and new ways of thinking about distribution.”

Travelport

Tier

COO

Mobility, Ops, Growth, Germany

Stage

Series B

Hired

Roger Hassan

Category

B2C

Role location

Germany

“I am excited to announce that I am now joining another exceptional group of professionals who are committed to changing mobility forever. From the moment I met with Lawrence Leuschner, Matthias Laug and the rest of the TIER Mobility management team, I knew I had to be a part of this journey.”

Roger Hassan, COO of Tier Mobility

Trustly

GM + multiple

FinTech, GM, Growth, UK

Stage

Series A

Hired

Mike Parkinson & others

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“360Leaders were introduced to us as specialists in scaling high growth, fintech businesses. They were retained on a number of strategic hires and have been instrumental in building our senior commercial organisation. After making a number of hires through 360Leaders, we are impressed with their understanding of the market and our verticals, as well as by their professionalism and diligence to our needs. 360Leaders are an invaluable partner and we look forward to working with them in the future.”
Johan Nord, CCO at Trustly

Zava

CTO

Health, Tech, Growth, UK

Stage

Series B

Hired

Craige P. Browne

Category

B2C

Role location

UK

To help craft their next phase of growth, ZavaMed required an experienced CTO to build out the team and encourage collaboration across product as a key leadership figure within the company.

Verdane

CTO

Investment, Tech, Growth, Norway

Stage

VC Backed

Hired

Henrik Berg

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

“This is a really exciting opportunity to support multiple growth journeys. Through the Verdane universe, I get to realise cross-pollination between product and development departments through sharing best practice and by building a network of highly skilled and knowledgeable contacts.”

Henrik Berg

Tink

Country Manager

FinTech, GM, Growth, Sweden

Stage

Series D

Hired

Jérôme Albus & others

Category

B2B

Role location

Various European

“From the first time we met Beatriz, sparks flew. Her one-of-a-kind experience, boundless energy and challenging personality were a perfect match for Tink. We are thrilled to welcome Rafael to our team and look forward to working side by side to cement our market-leading position in the UK and Ireland. Over the next 12 months, we want to prove our value within these markets as a strategic partner for banks, helping them embrace the exciting open banking opportunities ahead.”

Daniel Kjellén, Co-founder and CEO, Tink.

Echo

COO

Health, Ops, Growth, UK

Stage

Series A

Hired

Roger Hassan

Category

B2C

Role location

UK

“360Leaders are NOT recruiters … they’re very experienced head-hunters who come in to understand your business and your talent needs. They systematically search the market and use their extensive network to introduce the right people for the right role. Ben Markland found our new Vice President of Operations and we couldn’t be happier with the hire. I would highly recommend these guys for anyone looking to make a senior hire!“
Sai Lakshmi
Echo, Co-Founder

Third Bridge

VP Engineering

SaaS, Tech, Growth, UK

Stage

PE-Backed

Hired

Jason Birth

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

The VP Engineering inherited a small, fragmented development team and was tasked with galvanising and growing the engineering function as the company embarked on a five-year growth plan.

Tacton

CTO

SaaS, Tech, Growth, Sweden

Stage

PE-Backed

Hired

Thorbjörn Frisk

Category

B2B

Role location

Sweden

“I’m thrilled to welcome our newest leaders to the Tacton team, whose expertise will help Tacton and its customers shape the future of manufacturing.”

Frederic Laziou, CEO of Tacton

Schibsted

People

Media, People, Corporate, Norway

Stage

Corporate

Hired

Nicki Dexter

Category

B2C

Role location

UK

“Nicki brings with her experience in global people functions and building strong and talented teams across product and tech so she is exceptionally well placed to help us deliver our HR strategy.”

Tina Stiegler, European Vice President – People, Change and Strategy at Schibsted

Rimilia

CTO

FinTech, Tech, Growth, UK

Stage

Series B

Hired

Steven Robertson

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“The opportunity ahead for Rimilia and its customers is vast, but to seize it, we must focus clearly, move faster and continue to transform. A big part of my job is to accelerate our ability to bring innovative products to our customers, rapidly helping them unlock more cash into their businesses, especially in these uncertain economic times. I’m delighted to welcome Rob and Steven and add their leadership and experience to the team,”

Kevin Kimber, CEO of Rimilia.

Rimilia

CPO

FinTech, Product, Growth, UK

Stage

Series B

Hired

Andy Lilley

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“The opportunity ahead for Rimilia and its customers is vast, but to seize it, we must focus clearly, move faster and continue to transform. A big part of my job is to accelerate our ability to bring innovative products to our customers, rapidly helping them unlock more cash into their businesses, especially in these uncertain economic times. I’m delighted to welcome Rob and Steven and add their leadership and experience to the team.”
Kevin Kimber, CEO of Rimilia.

Vocalink

Chief of Staff

FinTech, People, Growth, UK

Stage

M&A

Hired

James Sherwin-Smith

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“We retained 360Leaders to deliver a strategic hire into my senior leadership team. They presented a range of qualified candidates and the net result was a successful placement that has had an immediate impact on the strategic direction and operational effectiveness of the company”
Paul Stoddart, CEO at Vocalink

Prediktor

Chair

SaaS, Board, Growth, Norway

Stage

Series A

Hired

John Thompson

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

Prediktor were shifting from custom solutions to a SaaS offering and wanted to scale the business by 10x. Prediktor wanted to hire a Chair not only to lead Board, but to help support the strategic direction of the business on how to scale successfully.

Prediktor

CCO

SaaS, Sales, Growth, Norway

Stage

Series A

Hired

Jorgen Kaufmann

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

“Mr. Kaufmann’s appointment signals the launch of Prediktor’s transformative plans for growth within Norway and internationally to support customers in a changing digital environment. Heavy industries such as solar, maritime and oil and gas are speeding up their digitization to meet a range of challenges, including an aging workforce, the need for smarter, greener energy and the immediate and future needs of remote working and asset control.”

Espen Krogh, CEO of Prediktor

Peakon

CTO

SaaS, Tech, Growth, Denmark

Stage

Series C

Hired

Anne-Sofie Nielsen

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“In Peakon, I have found related souls who share my passion for creating good, inclusive environments to work and thrive in. It is a talented tech team with high abilities and a focus on quality that only most companies can only dream of. We have some very exciting years of growth ahead of us, and I am very much looking forward to starting that journey with the rest of Peakon.”
Anne Sofie Nielsen CTO at Peakon

Peakon

VP Product

SaaS, Product, Growth, Denmark

Stage

Series C

Hired

Torben Mottes

Category

B2B

Role location

Denmark

“Torben leads our Product Management and Design teams. As VP Product, he listens to customer needs and defines new features to be built, so that Peakon continually evolves and stays best-in-class.”
Peakon

Otovo

GM

Marketplace, GM, Growth, Norway

Stage

Series A

Hired

Babak Tighnavard & others

Category

B2B

Role location

Multiple GM’s

“Babak will be a key person in Otovo’s management team. He has extensive experience in launching consumer products internationally.”

Andreas Thorsheim CEO and Co-founder of Otovo

No Isolation

VP Innovation

Health, Tech, Growth, Oslo

Stage

Seed

Hired

John Øivind Saxebøl

Category

B2C

Role location

Norway

“Through 360Leaders we got access to some amazing candidates and ended up hiring a new CTO. We are thrilled that he decided to join us and very happy 360 helped us through the whole process.”

Karen Dolva, CEO and Co-founder of No Isolation

Tidal

CEO

Media, CEO, Growth, Norway

Stage

PE-Backed

Hired

Andy Chen

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

“Andy Chen is a key figure in the roll out of Jay Z’s streaming platform, Tidal”

Diffuser Magazine

Rant & Rave

CEO

FinTech, CEO, Growth, UK

Stage

M&A

Hired

Kenny Bain

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“We are excited to welcome Kenny on board. He brings a wealth of experience and commercial knowledge and has a strong track record in building market-leading businesses, and will strengthen Rant & Rave’s senior management team as our business growth continues to accelerate.”

Nigel Shanahan, Founder of Rant & Rave

Pleo

VP Product

FinTech, Product, Growth, Denmark

Stage

Series B

Hired

Olov Eriksson

Category

B2B

Role location

Denmark

By hiring a visionary VP Product, Pleo wanted to drive the product strategy, and build the foundations of a product first organisation in order to successfully grow their business.

MAG Interactive

CMO

Media, Marketing, Growth, Norway

Stage

Corporate

Hired

Patric Blixt

Category

B2C

Role location

Norway

“We’re thrilled to have Patric on board as our new CMO to level up our game on the marketing side. His impressive track record in building brands globally speaks for itself and we look forward to seeing him apply his experience and skill in strengthening the MAG Interactive brand in the years to come.”

Daniel Hasselberg, CEO of MAG Interactive.

Mubadala

Investment Director

Investment, Investor, Growth, United Arab Emirates

Stage

Limited Partnership

Hired

Mats Johansson

Category

B2B

Role location

UK & Sweden

Mubadala’s mission was to be a leading series-B investor in Europe and wanted to capture the growing need for Series-B investments in the Nordics. The requirement was therefore for a proven investor with experience of building VC firms as well as leading successful Nordic investment cases through to exit.

Mrs Wordsmith

CEO

EdTech, CEO, Growth, UK

Stage

Series A

Hired

Alex Dale

Category

B2C

Role location

UK

As one of the fastest-growing UK tech companies with an award-winning EdTech product portfolio, Mrs Wordsmith wanted to hire a CEO to work with the founder to drive the company’s international development, guiding it to worldwide adoption and long term success.

Meawallet

CEO

FinTech, CEO, Growth, Norway

Stage

Series A

Hired

Nuno Sitima

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

“With the new leadership and funding, we are confident the company will move into its new stage of growth.”
Anders Brandt, Managing Partner of Idekapital Fund 1

iZettle

Product Director

FinTech, Product, Corporate, Sweden

Stage

M&A

Hired

Justin Drees

Category

B2B

Role location

Sweden

iZettle was growing rapidly in Europe and wanted to establish a lending business, a model its US competitor, Square had followed. The brief was to find a commercially oriented, entrepreneurial Product executive who could work alongside one of the founders to establish iZettle Capital, a lending business leveraging it’s SME POS data.

Forecast

CRO

SaaS, Sales, Growth, Denmark

Stage

Series A

Hired

Rob Massa

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“We’re very lucky to have Rob Massa, who is starting to orchestrate the commercial machine today as a Chief Revenue Officer. Bringing over 10 years of experience in high growth startups, Rob will oversee the commercial operations of Forecast. Previously, Rob served BounceX as GM EMEA, applying his entrepreneurial mind coupled with management expertise to quickly accelerate growth in EMEA.”
Dennis Kayser CEO and Co-founder at Forecast

Fluxloop

Chair

Media, Board, Growth, Norway

Stage

Seed

Hired

Alex Rahaman

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

The need was for an experienced Chair with both board and founder/ CEO experience from startup through to exit within the SaaS MarTech space.

Firefly

CRO

EdTech, Sales, Growth, UK

Stage

Series B

Hired

Adam Portlock

Category

B2B

Role location

UK

“I’m proud to now join the fantastic team at Firefly Learning as Chief Revenue Officer to further grow the most engaging modern learning platform for school students, teachers & parents.”
Adam Portlock

Exabel

CEO

FinTech, CEO, Growth, Norway

Stage

Series A

Hired

Neil Chapman

Category

B2B

Role location

Norway

“The management team was significantly strengthened in 2019 with the arrival of Neil Chapman as the company’s new CEO.”
Hedgeweek

Einride

COO

Mobility, Ops, Growth, Sweden

Stage

Series A

Hired

Ellen Kugelberg

Category

Mobility

Role location

Sweden

Einride was looking for a COO to work closely with the CEO in driving the business through its next phase of growth. The COO will take the lead in optimizing all internal business operations as the company starts to deliver its complex transportation solutions to customers internationally. They will need to bring the organisation together as one collaborative unit and ensure the business delivers on commercial commitments, goals and strategies as well as to build an organisational structure to support future growth.