Stephen Finley

Partner & Director (Team Leader)

Stephen Finley is a Partner and Director and leads a range of leadership search and transformation programmes for clients in Europe, US and Asia. He has served as MD Mercuri Urval UK on the Board of Mercuri Urval USA, Singapore and Australia.

Stephen has experience across a range of sectors but has a particular focus on Technology and  Financial Services firms. Typical clients are high growth firms or clients needing to transform how they create value. Stephen's work focuses on the acquisition and assessment of senior executives and the leadership of transformation programmes with a focus on revenue growth.

Throughout his career, Stephen has led people and managed change in some challenging environments which has continually reinforced Stephen's belief in the importance of having the right people on your team. 

Stephen was educated in South and North Africa, Portugal and the UK and served as an Officer in the British Army for 5 years. He has a BSc in Construction Economics and completed two years of the Henley Business School MBA and in 2019 the Oxford University Said Business School programme in Financial Technology.