LONDON, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – SHL, the market leader in talent innovation, announced today that Paul Greensmith has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. He will be based in SHL’s London headquarters.

Mr. Greensmith brings broad experience, including success in private equity-backed businesses in B2B software and services, healthcare, technology and media sectors, including Priory Group, NetNames, and most recently Gravity Media. SHL is owned by London-based Exponent Private Equity LLC.

“Paul has diverse skills and is a reliable and engaging financial professional,” said Andy Bradshaw, SHL CEO. “He has demonstrated strong, recognized ability in working with private equity owners as well as in publicly traded companies. He is widely known as a trusted advisor across all functions of the business and he will be a great asset to SHL’s leadership team.”

Mr. Greensmith has a variety of skills across diverse industries as well as significant M&A and financing experience in European and global markets. Alongside his qualifications in finance, he holds a degree in economics from the University of Durham and is a qualified accountant.

About SHL

SHL, the global leader in HR technology and psychometric science, transforms businesses by leveraging the power of people, science, and technology.  Our unrivalled workforce data and highly validated talent solutions provide organizations with the workforce and scale to optimally leverage their people’s potential that maximize business outcomes.  

We equip recruiters and leaders with people insights at an organization, team, and individual level, accelerating growth, decision making, talent mobility, and inspiring an inclusive culture. To build a future where businesses thrive because their people thrive. 

With 45 years of talent expertise, we are the trusted technology partner to more than 10,000 companies worldwide, across more than 150 countries, including 50% of the Fortune Global 500 and 80% of the FTSE 100. For more information, visit


Julia Landon