Mark Paviour is the Country Manager for the United Kingdom at Pedersen & Partners. Mr. Paviour joins Pedersen & Partners with 25 years consulting and executive search experience as a Partner at Egon Zehnder, having been based both in the Middle East and UK practices. During his tenure at Egon Zehnder, Mr. Paviour served on the Global Financial Services Practice Group leadership team, ran the Asset/Wealth Management and Sovereign Wealth Fund practices and was a member of the Global CFO Practice Group. Mr. Paviour has advised boards and senior management teams on the handling and execution of Board, C-suite, and senior executive appointments, board effectiveness reviews and succession planning assignments for a range of clients and regions. In addition, he has led senior executive and “high potential” leadership assessments, and talent mapping consulting projects. Prior to entering Executive Search, Mr. Paviour worked in banking with Goldman Sachs and Saudi International Bank.
Mr. Paviour holds an MBA from IESE Business School and an M.A. in English Language and Literature from Oxford University. He is currently training as a Business Coach on the Meyler Campbell Mastered Programme.