Press Releases

Take a look at a selection of our recent media coverage:

AESC Continue Global Partnership with Invenias

December 1, 2016

The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants is delighted to announce its renewed partnership with Invenias, a global leader in cloud-based executive search solutions. Read the full Press Release here

The Miles Partnership moves to Invenias to maintain its leadership position

July 26, 2016

Invenias, the leading cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring, has announced today that The Miles Partnership, a UK Top 20 retained executive search firm, has deployed its platform as it seeks to extend its leadership position in a highly competitive market. Read the full Press Release here

Granger Reis Implements Invenias in order to Grow Global Business Strategically

July 19, 2016

Invenias, the leading cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring, has announced today that Granger Reis has deployed its platform in order to provide more innovative services to clients and underpin strategic growth within the company’s key markets. Granger Reis estimate they will save 15 per cent manpower time by using Invenias. Read the full Press Release here

Invenias announced as one of the top 20 Most Promising HR Technology Solution Providers 2016

July 8, 2016

Invenias, the leading cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring, has announced today that US-based magazine CIOReview has unveiled it as one of the Top 20 Most Promising HR Technology Solution Providers 2016. Read the full Press Release here

Rosemont deploys Invenias to support its knowledge-based approach to search

May 10, 2016

Invenias has announced today that Bristol-based Rosemont has implemented its platform in order to support its knowledge-driven approach to search. Craig Davidge, founder of Rosemont, commented: “The Invenias platform will significantly enhance the insights our team has in order to conduct smarter searches underpinned by quality data. The net result will be productivity gains for staff through effective knowledge sharing." Read the full Press Release here

Invenias Appoints Jim Duddy As VP Americas

May 5, 2016

Invenias are delighted to appoint Jim Duddy to head up its operations in the Americas.  As VP Americas, Duddy will be responsible for ensuring that the company continues its impressive growth trajectory in the US, Canada and Latin America, and growing the Invenias team located on both the East and West Coasts. Read the full Press Release here

Further North American Expansion Attracts Additional Funding

April 19, 2016

Invenias secures further expansion via new $2.8m funding package from existing investor MMC Ventures, supported by Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks.  Read the full Press Release here

Invenias Extends Innovation Lead in Digital Engagement and Mobile Working

March 15, 2016

Invenias are delighted to announce the latest release of its flagship platform, Invenias 8, featuring enhanced innovation in the areas of digital engagement and mobile working. The new innovations comprise of: Invenias InSight, Invenias Client, Invenias Candidate and Invenias Professional Mobile. All four products empower executive search teams to communicate via branded web and mobile apps in order to drive data directly to their stakeholder’s, exponentially increasing the user experience as a result. Read the full Press Release here

Toft Group Executive Search Implements Invenias to Support Growth Trajectory

March 10, 2016

Toft Group Executive Search, part of the IESF Global Network of executive search firms, has deployed Invenias in order to support its impressive growth trajectory.  Robin Toft, President & CEO, commented: “The right insights and timely access to data is imperative for providing a solid foundation on which our company can grow. The more efficiencies we can derive through better data, both in terms of access and quality, the more searches we can manage. We have experienced beyond market growth year-over-year since our inception, and needed a system that was up to the challenge. We found that in Invenias.” Read the Press Release

ON Partners moves to Invenias to differentiate itself through actionable intelligence

January 11, 2016

ON Partners, a top 25 US retained executive search firm, has deployed the Invenias platform as it seeks to differentiate itself in a highly competitive market. ON Partners has expanded significantly in the last 18 months and wanted to implement a progressive platform capable of supporting its upward growth trajectory.  Seth Harris, Partner, commented: “It is important to us that we work with a vendor that has good market traction and an impressive install base. The venture funding secured by Invenias will allow them to reinvest in the platform so they can constantly drive enhancements and allow ON Partners to stay ahead of the technology curve.” Read the Press Release

David Grundy, Co-Founder & CEO of Invenias delivers engaging talk at Henley Business School.

November 27, 2015

David Grundy engaged the audience of SMEs and entrepreneurship students with a stimulating talk at Henley Business School. Supported and sponsored by the Thames Valley Berkshire Business Growth Hub and Santander, the Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship invited David to deliver the third in the 'Talks on Enterprise Development' series at the Henley Business School. The 'Talks on Enterprise Development' series puts the spotlight on leadership and engaging SMEs, and showcases successful leaders who share their personal stories of developing high growth businesses, the challenges they faced and how they dealt with them, achievements, lessons learnt and their thoughts about the future. David Davies, MD at Sandler Thames Valley commented: "A cracking insight and very valuable.. David was authentic, open, honest, humble, a great story, well told" Read the full story

AESC Renews Global Partnership with Invenias

November 10, 2015

The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants is pleased to announce a renewed partnership with Invenias, a global leader in cloud-based executive search solutions. The partnership is strengthened with the integration of AESC’s BlueSteps database and Invenias Platform. Glenda K. Brown, Managing Director of AESC and of AESC’s executive career management service BlueSteps, commented: “Many of our members trust Invenias as their chosen software provider, and we are delighted to renew this important partnership.” Read the Press Release

TSI Group in Canada Implements Invenias to Stay Ahead of the Curve

October 20, 2015

Boutique executive search firm TSI Group has deployed the Invenias platform in a strategic move to enhance its business processes and the experience it delivers to both clients and candidates. TSI Group, which has offices in Canada and North America, wanted a system that would seamlessly integrate with, and enrich its executive search methodology in order to save time and centralize all search data into one core system. Read the Press Release  

Independent Report Highlights Invenias as Market Disrupter

September 23, 2015

Independent Megabuyte Company Report on Invenias states global opportunity as the company continues to grow at a rate significantly ahead of its competitors. Invenias has been cited by Megabuyte, an independent research provider, as a market disrupter amongst its more mature, and closest competitors Dillistone Systems (FileFinder) and US-based Cluen. Both Dillistone Systems and Cluen are still in the process of transitioning their legacy products to modern day offerings. Read the Press Release  

Conroy Ross Partners implements Invenias to align coast-to-coast team

September 8, 2015

Conroy Ross Partner has implemented the Invenias platform in order to align its 60 plus consultants operating from seven offices across Canada. Conroy Ross Partners is one of the leading retained search and consulting firms in Canada, and a member of IIC Partners, one of the world’s top ten global executive search organizations. Read the Press Release

Harvey Nash Executive Search moves to Invenias to underpin global change programme

July 20, 2015

Leading global search firm will implement Invenias platform to ensure international teams are aligned.  Read the Press Release.

Invenias InReview

March 31, 2015

Invenias are delighted to announce the launch of our latest app, Invenias InReview, which is now available to download from the App Store.  InReview is a unique innovation, which allows users to use their iPad to easily present a shortlist of candidates to their clients and/or hiring managers. Users can either connect their iPad to an external screen, or broadcast their presentation to additional iPads via Bluetooth. The presenter is able to drive the presentation by controlling the review process and capture valuable feedback and voting on each candidate in real-time.

Find out more and download InReview - free for all Invenias customers.

Invenias appoints Mark Stirling as VP Global Customer Services

February 12, 2015

Leading cloud-based platform provider for executive and strategic hiring welcomes Mark Stirling as its new VP Global Customer Services. With over 20 years’ experience in technology sector customer service delivery, Mark joins Invenias to grow and lead the global Customer Services teams.   Read the Press Release

Invenias reports year-on-year growth of 75% for fifth year running

January 29, 2015

World’s fastest growing cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring increases customers to over 600 and doubles headcount. Read the Press Release

Invenias announces further expansion in the Americas

January 14, 2015

On the back of strong global growth, Invenias announces the opening of a new office in California and new appointments to support the Americas market. Read the Press Release

Sustained fast growth by Invenias attracts additional funding

December 8, 2014

MMC Ventures provide $2.0 million follow-on funding to accelerate the international expansion of Invenias, the leading provider of executive search software. Read the Press Release

AESC Announces a Strategic Global Partnership with Invenias

October 1, 2014

The Association of Executive Search Consultants, the global professional association for the retained executive search and leadership consulting industry, and Invenias the fastest growing provider of executive search software announce a strategic global partnership. Read the Press Release

Kerridge & Partners Moves to Invenias to Maintain its Leading Edge

September 23, 2014

Kerridge & Partners, the premier New Zealand executive search firm upgrades to Invenias, the market leading cloud-based executive search solution, to support its continuously growing business. Read the Press Release

Invenias Available on All Four Major Mobile Platforms

September 2, 2014

Invenias are delighted to announce that the Invenias App is now available on iPhone and iPad, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry so you can can access and update your database even when you are out of the office. The App allows Invenias users to access their Assignment, Company and People records on the go.

Invenias v.2.1 for iPhone and iPad app is available on the App Store and runs on any device with iOS 7 and above.

Invenias v1.0 for Android is available on Google Play and is compatible with Android 4.1 and above.

Invenias v1.0 for Windows Phone is available in the Windows Phone Store and runs on Windows Phone 8 devices and above.

Invenias v1.0 for Blackberry is available in the Blackberry World app store and is compatible with Blackberry 10 devices.

Invenias becomes a Microsoft Gold Partner

August 13, 2014

Invenias are pleased to announce that we are now a Microsoft Gold Partner in Application Development.  Gold Partner status is granted to those who have met Microsoft's highest level of criteria for Application Development.  Invenias' Software solutions have been tested by Microsoft and independently referenced and found to demonstrate a high level of competency and quality.  The Gold Partner Status recognises the way the Invenias works closely with Microsoft, allowing for smooth integration with Microsoft office products and meaning that we have better access to Microsoft professionals for support on any issues we encounter, so are well placed to support our customers.

The Up Group Upgrade to Invenias's Flexible Software Solution

August 11, 2014

The Up Group, Europe's largest specialist digital executive search firm, appoints Invenias as its Executive Search Database Solution Provider.  The Up Group needed a more flexible database and are already seeing measurable business benefit from implementing Invenias. Download the Press Release

Invenias Goes Live on Windows Phone

August 6, 2014

Invenias are pleased to announce that Invenias v1.0 for Windows Phone is now available in the Windows Phone Store store. It is compatible with Windows Phone 8 devices and above. The Invenias Windows Phone App is for existing users of Invenias executive search and strategic recruiting software who want access to their Assignment, Company and People records on their mobile devices. Invenias Mobile Apps are provided free of charge to all existing Invenias Users. Click here to find out more and download the App from the Windows Phone Store.

Bringing Invenias to Blackberry

July 21, 2014

Invenias are pleased to announce that Invenias v1.0 for Blackberry is now available in the Blackberry World app store. It is compatible with Blackberry 10 devices. The Invenias Blackberry App is for existing users of Invenias executive search and strategic recruiting software who want access to their Assignment, Company and People records on their mobile devices. Invenias Mobile Apps are provided free of charge to all existing Invenias Users. Click here to find out more and download the App from the Blackberry World store.

Announcing Invenias for Android

July 2, 2014

Invenias are pleased to announce that Invenias v1.0 for Android is now available in the Google Play Store. It is compatible with Android 4.1 and above. The Invenias Android App is for existing users for Invenias executive search and strategic recruiting software who want access to their Assignment, Company and People records on their mobile devices. Invenias Mobile Apps are provided free of charge to all existing Invenias Users. Click here to find out more and download the app from the Google Play store.

Skillsearch Upgrades to Invenias to Support their Growth Plans

June 25, 2014

Skillsearch, a leading boutique IT Recruitment firm moves to Invenias to enable them to meet their aggressive growth goals. They felt that their existing system was failing to be adopted quickly by new users and not delivering the benefits needed. Despite having implemented their existing system just 3 years ago they concluded that moving to Invenias was their preferred solution. Download the Press Release

RP International's CEO talks about having the Right Technology

May 15, 2014

Providing global recruitment solutions is nothing new for RP International who have been specialists within the telecoms and technology space since 1998. maintaining a lean business model with a team of just 80 specialist consultants located across six international hubs, they service a widespread client base in over 100 countries. Stuart Wilson, CEO, talks about having the right technology to work while anywhere in the world. Read the full article

Sheffield Haworth Upgrades to Invenias

April 29, 2014

Sheffield Haworth, a global AESC member firm upgrades to leading edge, cloud-based executive search technology from Invenias, to expand its global delivery capability. Sheffield Haworth felt their existing recruitment database no longer supported their global business and aggressive growth plan; users were frustrated by the lack of technological development and were looking for a platform that supported the way that they wanted to work, whether it be in the office or on the move. They carried out a comprehensive review of the leading software currently on the market, and concluded that Invenias was their preferred solution. Download the Press Release  

Park Square Moves to Invenias

April 23, 2014

Park Square, a leading American Search firm, have upgraded to Invenias following the realization that their existing platform did not enable them to remain competitive in an increasingly sophisticated and technologically aware market. Park Square needed a system that integrated seamlessly with Outlook and other social media, was easy to use and swiftly deliver measurable business benefit. Invenias was the obvious solution, offering a combination of powerful capability yet incredible ease of use. Download the Press Release

Invenias Fund Raise for Action for Children

April 11, 2014

Invenias is proud to be supporting Action for Children through the annual Byte Night event.  Each year hundreds of individuals and teams from across the IT and business community spend a night exposed to the elements in a bid to raise sponsorship and awareness of Action for Children’s work. On Friday 3rd October the team from Invenias will be sleeping out under the stars  in Forbury Gardens, Reading. It all began 16 years ago when 30 individuals from the IT industry slept out and raised £35,000. Since then the event has grown to over 1,000 sleepers taking part each year, raising an amazing £5.2 million since it began. This year they aim to raise over £1.3 million from the sleep out. To help with this please sponsor the Invenias team at https://www.justgiving.com/teams/Invenias About Action for Children

RP International Upgrades to Invenias

April 2, 2014

RP International, the international search and recruitment firm specialising in the provision of C-suite and senior management technology professionals across multiple sectors, has successfully implemented the software solution from Invenias to support their strategy of internationalism and diversification into new markets. As part of a global transformation project RP International were looking for a cloud based solution, with an intuitive interface that was fully accessible via mobile devices and could be quickly implemented. Following a comprehensive review of the leading software currently on the market, Invenias was the obvious solution; managed in the cloud and incredibly straight forward to use. Download the Press Release

The Hot Talent in Executive Search

March 26, 2014

Invenias featured as a finalist in the Megabuyte Roadshow, which showcases the UK's brightest and best smaller companies.  The accompanying report presents an independent view of Invenias, recognizing the company's impressive growth profile. Megabuyte believe that Invenias offer a far richer functionality than competitive products, and predict that the company will continue to acquire customers by displacing other providers in the market. Read the Full Report

Invenias’ fast growth attracts additional funding, new Chairman and new clients

March 19, 2014

MMC Ventures and Mark Farmer of Eden Ventures provide follow on investment in Invenias, bringing the total raised in this round to around $2 million, as Mark Farmer joins the company as Chairman. Mark Farmer the UK Tech Veteran, who co-founded Cramer and Eden Ventures, joins the fast-growing company as Chairman and continues to invest privately in the business. Invenias has recently been listed in the British Venture Capital Association’s ‘Britain's Hot Talent’ - the 100 most inventive, exciting and fastest-growing companies in the UK today. This investment follows a previous MMC Ventures-led $1.5m funding round in July 2013, which saw MMC first team up with Mark Farmer to support Invenias’ product development and customer acquisition objectives. Throughout 2013 the business has continued to grow rapidly and this latest round of funding will enable Invenias to continue this growth pattern and expand internationally.

Invenias listed in Britain's Hot Talent 2014/15

March 14, 2014

Invenias has been listed  as a company to watch in the British Venture Capital Association's (BVCA) handbook of venture capital innovation. Britain’s Hot Talent showcases venture capital in action, profiling over 100 of the most inventive, exciting and fastest-growing companies in the UK today. It's a great recognition of the success of Invenias as the world's fastest growing provider of software solutions to the executive search and strategic recruitment sectors. Read the Full Report

Invenias appoints Joseph McCool to North American Advisory Board

February 12, 2014

Invenias is pleased to announce the expansion of its North American Advisory Board with the appointment of Joseph Daniel McCool, a globally recognized expert in executive search and  management succession. Download the Press Release

Invenias v2.0 iPad & iPhone App Released Today!

January 24, 2014

We are pleased to announce the release of Invenias v2.0 iPad & iPhone Apps, which are available in the App Store today. We have completely redesigned our Apps with a brand new, clean user interface, to provide users with quicker access to richer content on their favourite mobile devices. Headline Features:

  •  New List or Card View with Live Items and Recent Items
  • New Invenias Dashboard in List Views
  • Access to Contact Information and Click-to-Call from Search Results and List Views
  • View CV/Resume whilst viewing and editing information in the Person Record
  • Edit Person and Company Contact Details
  • Edit Personal Profile, Company Profile, Assignment Brief and Notepads
  • Add Journal Items (Telephone Calls and Notes)
Download it today from www.itunes.com/invenias

Invenias Scores High Marks in Customer Satisfaction

January 3, 2014

Invenias is pleased to announce a 99% overall customer satisfaction score in 2013 within its Customer Success & Support team, far exceeding the industry standard of 86% according to ZenDesk. We attribute this high score to the team’s exceptional knowledge of the Invenias Executive Search Solution through our internal ongoing certification process, while striving to understand each and every customer’s business to provide a unique personal approach.

Training Sessions Added to Support Growing Customer Base in Americas.

January 3, 2014

2014 brings new growth and support to the US, Canada and South America. Additional training sessions will start on the 8th of January to better serve our clients in North and South America. The new courses will run from 1pm – 5pm EST (10am – 2pm PST). Invenias saw record growth in the Americas in 2013.

Invenias appoints Trevor Ward as Vice President and General Manager of Europe

November 26, 2013

Invenias announces the appointment of Trevor Ward to the role of Vice President and General Manager of Europe. Mr. Ward brings 20+ years of leadership experience in the software industry holding previous executive-level roles at Microsoft, Adobe, IntraLinks and most recently, AtTask.

Invenias Sponsors ERA Launch Party

November 16, 2013

Invenias are proud to be the exclusive sponsor of The Executive Research Association (ERA) Launch Party being held at the elegant and private Century Club in Soho on the 20th November. At the "by invitation only" networking event, the ERA will reveal a sneak peek of their website re-launch and their plans for the future of the association.

Invenias CEO Featured in Executive Grapevine

November 5, 2013

David Grundy, CEO of Invenias, featured in Executive Grapevine as he speaks about Cloud or On-site: What Works Best for Executive Search Software? Read More or Read the Article on Executive Grapevine.

Invenias Opens U.S. Data Center

October 28, 2013

Invenias announced today the opening of its U.S. data center, providing enhanced performance and speed for their executive search and recruitment clients in the U.S., Canada, and South America. Located in Washington D.C., the Tier 1 data center provides clients with an enterprise-class platform and local hosting on which their data is stored, managed and shared across their users connected with Invenias Apps. The new U.S. data center, along with its data centers in the UK and Hong Kong, completes their Global Private Cloud Platform.

Executive Grapevine interviews Invenias Client, Norman Broadbent

October 10, 2013

Norman Broadbent CEO, Sue O’Brien, speaks to Executive Grapevine about re-branding and turning the business around and the critical role of technology in transforming the business: Read the full article here

Invenias Secures $1.5m Funding to Accelerate International Expansion

July 22, 2013

Invenias, the software platform that executive search and recruitment organizations use to underpin their core business activities, today announced that it has secured circa $1.5 million in expansion funding from MMC Ventures and a number of private investors, including Mark Farmer, founder of Eden Ventures. Read more...

Invenias announces iPhone and iPad App

June 1, 2013

Invenias announced today the release of  Invenias for iPhone and iPad devices.  V1 Invenias for iOS is a native App and gives  Invenias users the ability to access and update key information about clients, candidates and assignments stored in their Invenias Cloud platform.

Invenias opens New York office

May 1, 2013

Invenias announced today that it has opened a customer sales and service centre in New York , USA to serve as a regional hub for support of its customers and business across the America region.  

Invenias opens Hong Kong Data Centre

January 15, 2013

Invenias announced today the opening of its APAC data centre in Hong Kong, providing enhanced performance to Invenias users within the region.  The Invenias Private Cloud provides Invenias users with an enterprise class platform on which their data is stored protected and managed  and shared across their users, who are connected with Invenias Apps on desktop or mobile apps of their choice.  

Norman Broadbent deploys Invenias V6 Cloud

October 1, 2012

Invenias is delighted to announce that Norman Broadbent has deployed Invenias V6 Cloud to underpin its core Executive Search operations.  Headquartered in London with a network of international offices Norman Broadbent has implemented Invenias across the majority of the group as part of a major investment and transformation programme that has resulted in significant growth and enhanced business performance.

Invenias wins Maxwell Drummond International contract

March 8, 2012

Invenias announces that it has won the contract to provide its leading Executive Search Software to Maxwell Drummond International to their personnel  located in London, Scotland, USA and Singapore, enabling faster sourcing for their professional search services to global clients in all sectors of the energy and natural resources industries.

Invenias opens Kuala Lumpur office

March 1, 2012

Invenias is pleased to announce the opening of it's APAC Sales and Customer Service centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  The centre will provide support to the growing number of customers across the APAC region and act as a regional base for further sales expansion.    

Invenias wins contract with ConnectedGroup in Hong Kong

November 1, 2011

Invenias wins contract with ConnectedGroup, a leading executive search firm based in Hong Kong, specializing in search and permanent recruitment in Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai and China. Over 100 consultants to use Invenias to drive the growth of Connected Group.

Solutions Driven, European Executive Search company gives Invenias contract

September 20, 2011

Invenias secures contract with Solutions Driven, a leading Executive Search business working across Global Markets in UK, Czechoslovakia and Hungary specialising in European Executive Search & Recruitment Outsourcing with projects ranging from single assignments up to Board Director level through to delivering large volume projects.

Invenias wins contract with the SJB Group

June 15, 2011

Invenias wins contract with The SJB Group based in London. The SJB Group operates exclusively within the IT Services and Technology sectors, sourcing business critical talent to Board level.

Invenias appoints Drew Mitchell as SVP Worldwide Sales

May 21, 2011

Invenias announces the appointment of Drew Mitchell, a 30 year industry veteran and ex-Oracle executive, with extensive international management experience across all major IT markets, to the role of SVP Global Sales.