IRVINE, CA (April 11, 2022) – McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders (MBIL), the trusted partner for time-sensitive interim solutions, announces the addition of Michelle Davis as Managing Director. With over 10 years of experience in the professional services industry, and nearly eight years working within McDermott + Bull’s Executive Search practice, Michelle will play a key role in expanding consulting services to fintech and financial institutions seeking to solve their human capital challenges.

“We are excited to bring MBIL into the fintech and financial services industries — spaces that Michelle knows very well from her long tenure in the  executive search division’s Financial Services Practice,” said Rod McDermott, Co-Founder + CEO of McDermott + Bull. “Michelle’s passion and experience will enable her to continue to foster meaningful relationships with her clients while providing comprehensive business, organizational and human capital solutions.”

Michelle’s strength is placing C-level executives specializing in delivering strategic solutions across a broad range of functional areas, including digital and technology, operations, risk and compliance and transformative human capital.

“I am thrilled to expand the firm’s interim business into the financial services and fintech space,” said Michelle Davis, Managing Director of McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders. “As companies become increasingly purpose-driven, they need execution-focused leaders who will solve massive problems quickly and align with their core values. Our firm’s dedication to providing companies with senior leaders who fit their culture is a game-changer.”

Michelle is passionate about creating more inclusive workplaces and helping bridge gaps for companies going through significant changes during the transition of a key senior leader. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology from the University of California, Los Angeles, and lives in Coto de Caza, California with her husband and son.


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. MBIL specializes 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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