Stephen Finley

Partner & Director (Team Leader)

Stephen Finley is based in London and leads Mercuri Urval's Board and Executive Practice with experience across a range of sectors but with a particular focus on Technology, Financial Services and FinTech firms. Typical clients are high growth firms or clients needing to transform how they create value. Stephen's work focuses on the search, selection and integration of senior executives and the leadership of tranformation programmes with revenue generation organisations.

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. Prior to joining Mercuri Urval, Stephen worked in regional management in high volume operations in the logistics sector and served as an Officer in the British Army.

Stephen has led of range of international search and transformation programmes for clients in Europe, US and Australasia. He has served on the Board of Mercuri Urval USA and Singapore and was Chairman of the Board of Mercuri Urval Australia.

Stephen was educated in South and North Africa, Portugal and the UK and earned a BSc in Construction Economics at Northumbria University in Newcastle.