Joining the team at Erevena are CFO James Kempton, Principal Jonathan Bryant, Senior Associate Olivia Price and Associates Lily Newman, Victoria Hyde, and Lillie Hamilton.
James Kempton joins us as CFO. James is a chartered accountant and spent eight years with Andersen’s and EY in both the UK and New Zealand. Prior to Erevena, James was CFO at Renovata Partners and spent 10 years at Saxton Bampfylde as Finance Director and COO, helping transition them to employee ownership.
“As we continue to scale the platform, having an experienced CFO who understands the processes and structures we need to have in place is essential to our development. We are delighted to have found James and are looking forward to working with him.”
-Dan Hyde, Erevena CEO
Jonathan Bryant joins us as a principal at Erevena. With nearly 10 years of experience in executive search, he has a track record of supporting technology businesses across the US and Europe including Apple, Circle, carwow, BenevolentAI and Mixpanel. From 2015 to 2017 he was based in San Francisco working with venture-backed start-ups. Jonnie joins Erevena to continue his work with start-ups and scale-ups in Europe and the US.
“Jonnie is someone we have known for a long time and we have always admired his work. We are delighted he is trusting us with the next chapter of his career.”
Liv Price joins us as a Senior Associate focusing on delivering C-suite mandates across B2B and B2C venture-backed businesses. She has joined us from Heidrick and Struggles where she worked in a variety of practices including CFO, Industrial and Consumer before joining the Global Technology Practice to work on CEO appointments and go-to-market leaders in the software sector.
Erevena has also recently welcomed 3 new associates; Lily Newman, Victoria Hyde and Lillie Hamilton. All three are recent new graduates. Lily has a BSc in International Management and French from the University of Bath; Victoria holds a BA in English Literature and Comparative Literary Studies from the University of Warwick and Lillie recently graduated from the University of Hawaii with a degree in Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences.
“We are working hard as a company to make Erevena somewhere that talented search professionals can come to develop and learn. We have attracted some fantastic people to the company this year and we are intrigued to see how all of our new joiners progress over the years to come.”