ECA Companions Names Ken Kanara as CEO & President

Nobel Investments, a Santa Monica-based personal household workplace, has named Ken Kanara President and CEO of its portfolio firm ECA Companions. Ken Kanara has greater than 15 years of expertise in consulting and govt search with a give attention to serving personal fairness and personal fairness portfolio purchasers.

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, ECA Companions is an revolutionary tech-enabled govt search agency with greater than 300 purchasers, the bulk being personal fairness or investor-owned corporations. ECA works with purchasers to position executives in full-time or interim roles, utilizing a proprietary, evidence-based strategy developed by Atta Tarki, ECA’s founder and Managing Accomplice of Nobel Investments.

“Ken has been instrumental in rising the agency over the previous 5 years. He helped to formalize and scale our gross sales workforce, and extra importantly, construct out numerous know-how options, which is able to give our purchasers simpler methods to have interaction with candidates,” mentioned Atta Tarki. “In some ways, Ken has already been main the agency in a CEO capability, so we’re excited to formalize it. Him formally stepping in as our CEO will assist us put a stronger emphasis on our know-how options.”

Most just lately, Kanara was in a President & Managing Director function at ECA, working immediately with purchasers on mission and full-time govt search roles. Previous to ECA, Kanara was at Booz & Firm (now PwC – Technique&), a world administration consulting agency, the place he held positions in each New York and Dubai, working with each personal fairness, and huge company purchasers.

“That is definitely an thrilling time to guide the agency. We have been growing plenty of tech-enabled options so we are able to higher serve our purchasers, and I am trying ahead to seeing the impression it has on their companies and ours,” mentioned Kanara.

About Nobel Investments
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Nobel Investments invests in B2B companies corporations with a give attention to recruiting and expertise. Since its founding in 2020, Nobel has made 4 main investments: ECA Companions, TalentCompass, Bulletin, and SellingBee.

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About ECA
ECA Companions is a boutique govt search agency, centered on technique, operations, and finance expertise serving personal fairness and personal fairness portfolio corporations, for interim, mission and full-time expertise wants. The agency has been in operation for 10 years and has greater than 300 purchasers.

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Supply: ECA Companions