Glocap Search Launches High Performance Coaching Practice

Jun 16, 2010, 09:30 ET from Glocap Search

NEW YORK, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Glocap Search has launched a High Performance Coaching Practice. The new practice is headed by Dr. Jonathan F. Katz, Managing Director. Dr. Katz, a licensed psychologist, was the founding partner of High Performance Associates and the Director of Sport/Exercise Psychology at Altheus, an advanced health and performance center in Rye, New York. He has served as the performance coach for a variety of businesses, including hedge funds, asset management firms and professional sports organizations including the New York Rangers.

Adam Zoia, CEO of Glocap, said adding a coaching practice allows Glocap to provide a more comprehensive range of services to its clients. "We are especially happy to have someone with Jonathan's stature and vast experience on our team. We use Jonathan internally at Glocap and have found his ability to get the best out of our team to be a material value-add to our performance. Based on our own experience and the extensive feedback from funds he has worked for we are confident that many of our clients will benefit from his services."

Dr. Katz applies the principles of performance and communication psychology to improve the four key areas of organizations: leadership, interpersonal communication, individual performance and team effectiveness. Dr. Katz said Glocap's extensive client base, particularly among alternative asset firms, will allow him to better connect with firms in need of his services. "The best way to expand my practice is to join forces with a leader in the industry, and that's what Glocap is," he noted.

Glocap Search is a leading retained executive search firm focused on the alternative asset, investment banking and management consulting industries. It has a global practice placing investment professionals at all levels as well as substantial practices placing CFOs, Controllers, COOs, Admin/Support, IT, and Marketing professionals into Buyout/Growth Equity funds, VC Funds, Private Equity firms, Private Equity Fund of Funds, Hedge Funds, Hedge Fund of Funds.

Glocap is headquartered in New York City and has offices in Greenwich, CT, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Seattle.

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