SpecialismsBoard, CEO, COO, Commercial Leadership
Maria joined Erevena in 2012 and is a Partner with twenty years of experience in executive search. Maria leads Erevena’s European work in FinTech and InsureTech. She also leads Erevena’s Board practice group.
She brings deep experience across a range of functions, particularly in General Management/Operations and Commercial Leadership roles and works across a range of Consumer and B2B clients across payments, online investment, lending, banking, insurance and financial technology. Recent clients include Nutmeg (acquired by JP Morgan), Bought By Many (EQT, Octopus), Curve (IDC), Preqin and Hokodo (Korelya) as well as more scaled clients such as Ingenico (Apollo). She works with a number of well-known funds, including Balderton Capital, EQT & Vitruvian Partners.
Previously, Maria was a Director at The Cornell Partnership and worked for MWM Consulting, a leading Board Practice Group.
People are the difference between success and failure. Helping founders and investors assemble teams that make a difference – a group of people that can turn ideas in reality, or drive incredible growth is so rewarding. We help CEOs fast forward through common mistakes, leveraging our knowledge and network to move as fast as they can. We help them make “no regret” hires fast, supported by the power of context and knowledge. It’s an enormous privilege to help them turn amazing ideas into scaled and successful businesses.