Interim Group Financial Controller

A well established and successful Global EdTech PLC with c1000 staff


As a headhunter, our mission was to find a highly skilled and experienced Group Financial Controller for an EdTech company. Our client was looking for someone who had a proven track record in managing a large team, developing financial strategies, and implementing effective financial systems.


Working closely with the CPO and CFO – We began the process by thoroughly researching the EdTech industry and similar by identifying potential candidates who possessed the necessary qualifications and experience. We then reached out to these candidates and conducted initial interviews to assess their suitability for the role.

After narrowing down the pool of candidates, we presented our client with a shortlist of the most qualified and experienced individuals. Our client then conducted a series of in-depth interviews with each of these candidates, focusing on their financial acumen, leadership skills, and their ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Ultimately, our client was impressed with one of the candidates who had a proven track record of success within a similar business, as well as extensive experience in managing financial operations for large organisations. This candidate was deemed the perfect fit for the role and was offered the position of Interim Group Financial Controller.


The successful appointee was thrilled to join the company and immediately began implementing new financial strategies and systems, which have had a positive impact on the company’s overall financial performance.

Our client was delighted with the outcome of the search and expressed their gratitude for our assistance in finding such a high-quality candidate.