News & Insights

The latest news and insights from SRI's global team

Trailblazer Interview – Tom Watterson Speaks to Web 3.0 Expert, Michael Patent

Watch as Michael Patent, Founder, Culture Group, talks to SRI’s Tom Watterson, about the cultural, commercial and creative experience needed to thrive in virtual environments.   Thanks again to Michael for joining us for this great interview. If you want to talk to SRI about where to find leadership and talent for new and innovative […]

Search for new Stadiums Tasmania Leadership underway

Seeking leadership for Stadiums Tasmania The process to find the inaugural leadership team for the new Stadiums Tasmania authority has commenced with SRI Executive opening an expression of interest process for the inaugural Board on behalf of the Tasmanian Government. Stadiums Tasmania is being established to centralise the ownership, management, and future capital development of […]

Antonio Papa joins SRI in London to further strengthen its global Platforms, Gaming & Technology Practice

Antonio joins SRI after 4 years of leading executive recruitment, globally, at award-winning gaming and technology pioneers, Build a Rocket Boy, as well as Epic Games, where he established end-to-end recruitment processes. Antonio has 19 years of strategic search experience in industries including fashion, retail and media.  He has partnered with many world-renowned brands, including […]

10 Guiding Principles for Organisational Design

Many of our clients are toying with re-structure and re-organisation of their business, most recently due to rapid growth and a renewed emphasis of ways of working. Hybrid working models have particularly exposed structures and working practices that are simply not able to support an organisation to be truly ‘future ready’. Covid in particular gave […]

Trailblazer Interview – Conny Speaks to Dr. Dalal Alghawas

  Thanks again to Dalal for joining us for this great interview. If you want to talk to SRI about where to find leadership and talent for new and innovative industries, you can email

Tripadvisor appoints Matt Goldberg as Chief Executive Officer

SRI is proud to have partnered with Tripadvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) to appoint Matt Goldberg as Chief Executive Officer, succeeding co-founder and long-time CEO, Stephen Kaufer.

Meta gets physical

Reporting by the New York Times yesterday confirmed a well-circulated rumor that Meta, the company formerly known as Facebook, is planning to open its first physical storefront next month near its Silicon Valley headquarters.  The Times reports that the store will showcase Meta’s hardware, including the Quest 2 virtual-reality headset. Meta CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, had previously […]

Notes from the Metaverse – Big PE joins the fray

As reported yesterday in Andrew Ross Sorkin’s Dealbook Newsletter, bulge-bracket private equity firm, Silver Lake, is leading a $150 million funding round for Genies, an Avatar technology company that provides digital tools to create and sell online characters, clothing, spaces, and social experiences.  Genies, founded in 2017, has attracted other high-profile investors recently including former […]

LPA Search Partners, experts in technology, education and NFP, joins SRI

Led by Anna McCormick Kelch and Willa Perlman, LPA is a woman-owned, North American headquartered, nationally recognized boutique firm. The firm has partners in Chicago, Providence, Asheville, London, Los Angeles and New York, and specializes in recruiting exceptional talent to boards, C-suites and leadership teams. LPA has significant depth of experience across the technology sector […]

Interview: What is organisational design and how can it benefit your organisation?

Alistair Milner: SRI have worked with a range of different clients on organisational design and each project is unique. Penny, given your experience working with many dozens of companies in this area over the years, how would you describe it? Penny Illston: Any organisation, tiny or enormous, is essentially a group of people coming together […]