EquityChair was established as a natural extension to EquityFD and its sister companies, EquityFC and EquityInterim. It brings a unique approach to the sourcing of Chairmen and Non Executive Directors (influencers) for entrepreneurial businesses, many of which are private equity/VC backed and/or leveraged.
Frank Sinatra was referred to as the “Chairman of The Board” after founding Reprise Records in 1961.
When we set up EquityChair we wanted to build something that was more than just a recruitment business. We have built a genuine network of Influencers (Chairmen and Non Executives) – some of whom we have known for many years as they have built their executive and Non Executive careers. This is a dynamic network – we are continually assessing and adding to it. Every member of the network has been met to enable us to match not only their operational and strategic experience but also to ensure they fit with the business, management and the investors.
We truly understand the value of ‘fit’, whether appointing a Chairman or a Non Executive Director or even just utilising the vast experience of these individuals to diligence a business or to help secure a deal.
EquityChair works through three distinct business lines: