IRVINE, CA (November 7, 2022)Philip Spellman joins McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders, the trusted partner for time-sensitive interim solutions, as a Managing Director in the California Bay Area. With more than 15 years of experience in professional services organizations, Philip will be instrumental in partnering with clients to provide interim solutions that address transition, organizational flux, and growth within their companies.

“We are thrilled to further develop our services in Northern California, with the addition of Philip, as client demand for strong interim leadership increases,” said Rod McDermott, Co-Founder + CEO of McDermott + Bull. “Philip’s deep experience and meaningful relationships in interim solutions, finance, and accounting will enable him to consult and attract game-changing talent on behalf of companies across the nation.”

Philip’s experience includes partnering with accomplished clients to find interim and project-based talent solutions across a multitude of sectors, including finance, accounting, human resources, information technology, and more. With over 15 years in the human capital business, he has a strong background in assisting clients that require on-demand consulting resources to drive business expansion.

“I am elated to be joining the McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders team and contribute to the evolution of the firm,” said Philip. “I believe the organization’s resources and opportunities will enable me to successfully fill leadership gaps in the competitive candidate market. Although many companies struggle to thrive during periods of transition, our team will continue to offer talented interim solutions that help them create success moving forward.”

Philip has held impactful positions in business development and leadership within a number of firms. Prior to joining McDermott + Bull, Philip served as a Vice President of Business Development with a national consulting firm, where he worked closely with clients to achieve interim and project-based talent solutions. He has also worked with Ernst & Young LLP, one of the Big Four accounting firms, and other reputable companies serving private, public, emerging, and enterprise clients across a multitude of industries.

About McDermott + Bull

McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders is a unique, personalized, and urgent service that places performance-focused senior-level executives into consultative roles to manage business challenges and opportunities during a time of transformation. The interim leader talent pool consists of senior-level professionals across a diverse functional spectrum who meet the rigorous qualifications to work on time-sensitive engagements. We specialize in placing operations, finance and accounting, technology, human resources, and executive-level functions.

McDermott + Bull Executive Search is leading the way in transforming executive search services worldwide, one relationship at a time. With experienced principals in the United States, Canada, and Europe, McDermott + Bull has become the trusted search advisor for empowering change on behalf of private and public companies, private equity firms, and their operating companies. Known for being thorough and balancing the need for urgency, McDermott + Bull provides personalized solutions to those who value contribution over pedigree. Leveraging deep vertical experience, innovative thinking, and proven time-saving methodologies, the company challenges the norm and thrives in the recruitment of difficult-to-find, culture-critical VP to C-Suite executive talent.


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