Willard Powell is an executive search firm, specialized in the recruitment of industry leading information technologists. Our expertise is in placing talent and delivering competitive market intelligence to progressive financial services and technology organizations. We are committed to providing our clients the highest level of service and working to build open, honest, and transparent partnerships.
Through spontaneous cooperation and in the shortest possible time, we seek to further learn and engage in purposeful development toward an end, as in nature or history; to build a world that works (lex naturalis).
We support some of the largest financial services firms, global technology service providers and consulting firms, as well as start up organizations. Our search work spans software development, infrastructure management, strategy development and management consulting in the following arenas, among others:
Quantitative Research, Risk & Portfolio Management
Algorithmic, Automated/Program Trading
Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning
Social Media, Interactive Media/Human Computer Interaction
Public/Private Cloud Computing
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS)
We advise client executives on talent strategies, including:
Internal/external recruitment, gathering of competitive intelligence, structured interviewing, merger relations, diversity and inclusion strategy, employee on-boarding, workforce assimilation, culture preservation/development of performance based culture, retention management, succession planning, vendor management, and in the structuring of compensation in highly competitive markets.