Erevena are delighted to announce the acquisition of Ivy Street, a boutique executive search firm founded by Kate Bamford.
Kate founded Ivy Street in 2018 with a focus on both Board and C-Level assignments working with clients in the TMT and Digital sectors across all functional areas. Prior to this, she was a Partner at JCA Group, the pre-eminent boutique executive search firm where she spent 12 years leading both executive and non-executive international search work for a wide range of clients including those in the media, digital, technology and consumer sectors across FTSE 100, FTSE 250, Private Equity and family-owned organisations.
Kate joins Erevena as a Partner focused on Board and senior level search in the Media and Digital sectors.
“We are really excited that Kate has decided to join Erevena and are grateful for the trust she has shown in us. We are looking forward to working together with her and her team supporting our Digital and Media clients internationally,” says Dan Hyde, CEO at Erevena.
Kate Bamford, Founder at Ivy Street says: “Having built the Ivy Street brand over the past four years, I am thrilled and proud to now be able to integrate our business into Erevena as we embark on this next chapter together. Erevena has stood out to me as a forward-looking, creative and genuinely advisory search partner with deep expertise built over 20 years in supporting businesses to attract the very best teams as they grow and transform across all asset classes. With an established international presence in the US and Europe, coupled with a truly transparent, agile and collaborative culture, I am excited by the opportunity to leverage our combined expertise in order to support all of our clients as they continue to shape their businesses for the future. Thank you to Dan, Jon and all of the team for welcoming us into the fold!”