James Colhoun Promoted to Lead Carlyle Board Practice
Carlyle is pleased to announce that James Colhoun has been promoted to Head of Board Practice, leading Carlyle’s board and advisory services.
James has over 20 years’ Search experience, with a pedigree recruiting senior executives, non-executives and trustees within financial services, professional services, family businesses, fast growth SMEs and charities. He was previously a Partner at Spencer Stuart, where he led the CFO Practice, which predominantly focused on FTSE 100 and 250 board roles.
Carlyle’s Board Practice has recently delivered chair and non-executive mandates for clients in the financial services, retail, leisure, utilities and third sectors. We also support businesses to appoint mission-specific advisors, for example, in support of fundraising, M&A or international expansion.
Duggie Carlyle, Founding Partner, stated,“Carlyle is committed to providing progressive and professional Search services that constantly evolve to meet both our clients’ needs and the changing market. The growth of our Board Practice in Edinburgh and London is a reflection of client demand for highly experienced C-suite professionals who can add real value and impact in an executive, non-executive or advisory capacity. James has two decades of experience leading board and advisory Searches for some of the UK’s most prominent businesses. His knowledge and expertise will be invaluable for ensuring the practice continues to deliver the most relevant and insightful services for our clients.”