Fionnán O’Sullivan appointed Managing Partner of Barden’s Financial Services Recruitment Practice.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Fionnán O’Sullivan as Managing Partner of our Financial Services recruitment practice in Ireland. Fionnán joined Barden in 2019 and over the last year has been instrumental in shaping and building Barden’s expertise and competencies in Financial Services recruitment across Asset Management, Insurance and Banking.
“Having had the pleasure of working closely with Fionnán for the past year I’m delighted with his appointment to Managing Partner – it is a reflection of the trust we have in him as a person and as a professional. His values, his work ethic and his utter commitment to our shared vision for Barden have shone through during our time together and I’m looking forward to supporting him in his mission to transform what FS leaders expect from recruitment in Ireland” – Ed Heffernan | Managing Partner | Barden
In his new role Fionnán will lead a growing expert team in Barden dedicated to specialist recruitment across Asset Management, Insurance and Banking. Supported by other Barden Partners across Accounting, Tax and Legal recruitment, Fionnán and his team will focus on operational roles (back, middle and front office) across financial services, specialist areas such as Compliance & Risk and on key leadership appointments in FS nationally.
“I’m proud to be appointed Managing Partner of our Financial Services recruitment practice in Ireland and look forward to building on the existing values and vision which the Barden business has thrived under to date.
The FS businesses of Ireland deserve a professional services recruitment firm dedicated to delivering high-quality appointments and it’s our ambition to transform the standard in this regard, one experience at a time.
The Barden Financial Services Practice has a highly skilled team of recruitment experts committed to ensuring our mission is both fulfilled and enjoyable. I am thrilled to be given the opportunity to serve this team and look forward to working with all the exceptionally talented people who make up Barden” – Fionnán O’Sullivan| Managing Partner – Financial Services | Barden
(A little about Fionnán: After completing a BA in Maths & Economics in 2006, Fionnán joined BNY Mellon and held various roles across Ireland and the UK, culminating in a leadership role in their flagship Cork site. In 2013 Fionnán made a career move into recruitment and spent a number of years with a large international recruitment company before founding Oliver Mall in 2016. In 2019 Oliver Mall merged with Barden and the rest is history…)