LONDON, October 3, 2016

Harvey Nash Executive Search is delighted to announce the appointment of Peter McGrath as Director within the Consumer practice, based in London.

Peter joins Harvey Nash from Hoggett Bowers where he was an integral part of its consumer practice. He brings with him twenty years search experience and has delivered Board level and senior leadership searches for a breadth of organisations across the FMCG and Consumer Goods sectors. From Plc to private equity-backed and family-owned companies, Peter has delivered projects in the UK, Europe, Asia and North America.

An avid cyclist and runner, Peter has a passion for health and wellbeing and has developed a strong presence in natural and functional foods as well as wearable technology, where he has advised many companies in building their executive teams.

Peter said, “I’m excited by the prospect of joining Harvey Nash Executive Search to help further build on its strong reputation within the Consumer sector. I’m impressed by its agile and progressive culture, its continuing diversification into Leadership Consulting as well as its leading position around the “Inclusion agenda” which increasingly mirrors what clients are seeking in tomorrow’s partners. Complemented by its international footprint, I believe the organisation is exceptionally well placed to grow and it’s great to be a part of this journey.”

Nigel Parslow, MD of Harvey Nash Executive Search UK said, “I am pleased that Peter has joined us. I believe he will become a real asset to our UK Consumer practice and his appointment adds further strength to our rapidly growing international consumer team and to the wider search division.”