Anuj Dhawan, erstwhile director and partner at Positive Moves Consulting, an angel investor in a Seattle based healthcare IOT business, has founded Cognitive Talent Partners LLP. This nimble, agile global cross-border executive search firm is a preferred executive search partner to private equity funds, banks, consumer lending clients, and global technology corporations.

Dhawan started the business to deliver top-qualified candidates to some of the world's largest global private equity funds for portfolio companies, Asian business groups, and global Indian business corporations across sectors. Whether searching for qualified  talent or expert professionals to sit on boards or talent management expertise Cognitive Talent Partners has the connections to access and engage the finest professionals globally 

Dhawan has extensive experience partnering with global private equity funds invested in technology, financial services, retail, consumer, engineering, infrastructure, and shared services portfolio companies to deliver winning teams. He also has expertise partnering with a diverse set of stakeholders such as promoters, boards, investors, CEOs, and management teams to deliver differentiated value.

"I'm excited to take all of my years of experience and the global relationships I've developed throughout my career to launch Cognitive Talent Partners," says Dhawan. "The level of experience and expertise we will bring to our new clients in finding and connecting them to top-rated employment talent is unparalleled."

Cognitive Talent Partners has also just appointed Kamal Nayyar, a veteran with 20 years of experience with NASDAQ listed EXL Services, as a partner to lead global accounts across North America and India. Building off of Dhawan's track record of creating one of the largest retained private equity and technology executive search practice, Cognitive Talent Partners will embark on setting up offices in Seattle and the United Kingdom.

SOURCE: Press release