Hoffmann Reed’s Partnership with Mastercard Foundation

Hoffmann Reed, a leading global executive search and talent advisory firm, is excited to announce a groundbreaking strategic partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, one of the world’s most significant private foundations, dedicated to fostering employment opportunities for young people across Africa.   We are honored to be appointed as the catalyst for collaboration between the […]

Unleashing the Avengers of Business: Interim Management in the Contemporary World


Unleashing the Avengers of Business: Interim Management in the Contemporary World   In a realm where businesses face constant challenges and changes at the pace of Quicksilver, sometimes the need for a superhero arises. Enter interim management, the Avengers of the business realm. Much like assembling a team of superheroes to save the day, interim […]

Interim Management in the Asset Management Industry

Interim Management in the Asset Management Industry: A Strategic Solution for Agility and Growth   Introduction   In the dynamic landscape of the asset management industry, adaptability and responsiveness are key to maintaining a competitive edge. In recent years, the concept of interim management has gained prominence as a strategic solution to address the industry’s […]

Interim Leadership in a Changing World: ESG, Productivity, and IR35 Perspectives

Interim Leadership

Introduction Interim leadership has emerged as a dynamic solution in today’s ever-changing business landscape. As organisations face increasing challenges and the need for specialised expertise, the demand for interim executives has skyrocketed. In this article, we will delve into three key trends shaping the interim management landscape: Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) considerations, declining productivity, […]


Kicking off season 3 of Lessons In Leadership is Diego López, Managing Director of Global SWF. Diego is a fantastic leader with great insights but we also spoke to him about his love and involvement in extreme sports. Listen below on how ice swimming in Antarctica can have an impact on your leadership style.


Transactional Leadership is a leadership style that focuses on achieving results through motivating people with rewards and punishment – a “carrot and stick” approach to running a business. This article aims to outline the reasons why it is important. The intention is to give real life examples of how transactional leaders have impacted upon hugely […]


Transformational leadership is a management style that promotes development and innovation from employees to improve the company or institution they are working for. The style focuses on achieving future success by giving employees the confidence to make their own decisions and do things the way they think is best. This article aims to explain what […]


We convened a roundtable of leaders within the Financial Services, Telecoms and FMCG space. Along with the Mastercard Foundation we discussed and committed to actions to support and mobilise Kenyan talent. This builds on events hosted in London and Johannesburg, and is the third in a series of events across Europe, the UK and Middle East sponsored […]


We proudly hosted a business leaders’ dinner on 18 October in Johannesburg This builds on the event hosted in London at South Africa House in September and was the second in a series of events across Europe, the UK and Middle East sponsored by Hoffmann Reed in partnership with the British Chambers of Commerce. We […]


Board CV’s (Curriculum Vitae) are difficult to write. However, if you’re looking to land yourself a board position, you’re going to need a strong board CV. Competition for the best board positions can be very tough, so you’ll need a CV that holds employers’ attention and shows them why you are the best candidate for […]