Gerard Stewart Places Industry Veteran Jim Hanrahan as TalentWave Executive Vice President and CFO

ATLANTA, September 12, 2017 – International executive search firm, Gerard Stewart, announced it has recruited accomplished industry veteran, Jim Hanrahan, as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of TalentWave, the largest and most experienced provider of independent workforce engagement solutions. The search and placement was led by Gerard Stewart Founder and Managing Partner, Lisa Maxwell, who leads the firm in recruiting C-suite executives for companies in the human capital space.

Hanrahan has nearly 20 years of experience in the talent ecosystem, holding executive level financial and operating positions in both publicly-held companies and companies with private equity backing. He most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Impellam North America, and prior to that, EVP and CFO of The Bartech Group, Inc. Hanrahan also worked as EVP and CFO of CDI Engineering Solutions, and EVP and General Manager of CDI’s Talent Management and Infrastructure divisions.

About Gerard Stewart

As an international leader in executive search, Gerard Stewart focuses on recruitment for C-suite executives in the human capital space, including for private equity firms, HR technology, HR services, and talent solutions companies.

The team at Gerard Stewart advises client companies on recruiting and retaining outstanding leaders and helps mitigate the risks involved with senior level appointments. The firm has completed engagements across the global human capital landscape. Its prestigious client list includes firms in staffing, workforce management, human capital consulting, information technology services, vendor management software, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), managed service providers (MSP), professional services and outsourcing. Gerard Stewart leverages deep industry expertise and an extensive network of human capital executives to ensure access to leading candidates in chosen markets.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Gerard Stewart has offices in London and Menlo Park, Calif. For more information, visit


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