Max Kantelia - Chairman and Chief Executive :Max has a degree in Engineering Science and designed airborne radar systems for GEC-Marconi after graduation.He
joined a search boutique in 1988 specialising in international search for the financial markets industry.In 1989 he
first start-up venture combining an executive search, management consulting and software product company, focusing on the financial markets, which grew from 8 to 150 people in 2 years.Max
has subsequently been involved in the start-up and build of Executive Search businesses based across London and New York specialising in the financial markets.
With a driving passion for building world-class leadership teams through search, Max
has managed international search assignments in Technology, Operations, Sales/Trading and Analytics for some of the world's largest investment banks.Max established The McLaren Partnership in 1999 to provide innovative search services to the global 'city'.
The Mclaren Partnership
has rapidly become the preferred search firm to a small portfolio of leading investment banks, hedge funds and management consultancies.Additionally, Max is a Director of Mclaren Solutions (http://www.mclarensolutions.co.uk), the fast growth talent management software company, serves as a Non-Executive Director to numerous fast growth businesses and is also a member of the Development Board at Tomorrow's people(http://www.tomorrows-people.co.uk), the charitable trust.He frequently contributes to the Growth Clinic at Growing Business magazine (www.growingbusiness.co.uk) and is a member of the Growing Business Advice Panel.