ATLANTA, September 5, 2017 – International executive search firm, Gerard Stewart, announced it has placed Vincent Lombardo as Chief Financial Officer of Hospitality Staffing Solutions (HSS), a provider of supplemental and outsourced staffing solutions for the hospitality industry and backed by Littlejohn Capital.
“Gerard Stewart was asked to conduct the search for the CFO position based on our deep staffing expertise,” said Lisa Maxwell, Gerard Stewart’s Founder and Managing Partner. “More private equity firms are coming to us with requests for CFOs with staffing experience for their human capital management portfolio companies. Private equity involvement in staffing continues to increase, and consequently is providing many opportunities for the industry, including more resources and flexibility to grow business. It’s an exciting time for the staffing industry.”
Lombardo has served as CFO for public and private companies for more than 15 years and his full career covers 30 years of strategy, operations, IT, reengineering, workers compensation and risk management. Prior to joining HSS, he was CFO of staffing and recruiting firm, SNI Companies, and before that, he was CFO of staffing and recruiting company, MDT Personnel.
“Vincent is a strong financial leader who has an extensive track record of working with a wide range of industries, including the staffing industry, and his experience will greatly help HSS as we move the company forward and continue to invest in our growth,” stated Tim McPherson, Chief Executive Officer of HSS. “As we continue our next phase of expansion, Vincent’s combined financial and M&A expertise will be of important value to our management team and we are extremely pleased that he has joined HSS.”
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.
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