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Momenta Edge Podcast

Deeper explorations into Connected Industry and beyond

Welcome to the Momenta Edge podcast series, which feature leading practitioners and thinkers across Connected Industry, Digital Transformation (DX) and the digital technology landscape.  The podcast format allows for more free-form and in-depth explorations of topics of interest, and we’re targeting guests that provide unique perspectives and practical experience on connected industries and technologies, and relevant adjacencies. Keep an eye out for our upcoming guests.  We welcome any comments, feedback or show suggestions – please send to

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Ed Maguire
Insights Partner: New York
Ed Maguire
Insights Partner: New York
Ed brings more than 17 years of Wall Street experience in equity research and investment banking to Momenta, with deep domain expertise in enterprise software.  He has proven success identifying strategic opportunities and articulating actionable insights based on rigorous analysis of technology, operations, competition and markets.  Most recently he was senior analyst and managing director at CLSA Americas covering the software industry, technology and innovation.

Jonathan Moulton

Retained, Executive Search expert with a solid track record of successfully appointing talent that delivers competitive edge in the technology and telecoms sectors. Since 2010, Jonathan has focused exclusively on senior searches across the Connected Industry. He is also a trusted advisor, advising on market insights and trends, organizational development, cultural alignment and the retention of impactful leadership.
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Posted by Jonathan Moulton on November 26, 2018

Xage Expands Leadership Team with Norm Thorlakson

Ventures Talent


Momenta Partners is pleased to announce that we have successfully completed an SVP Sales & Business Development search for Xage, with the appointment of Norm Thorlakson.

Norm was most recently Global General Manager and Line of Business Head for software businesses at Schneider Electric, running a $300m+ P&L. He has also held executive sales positions at Invensys Operations Management and at Wonderware.

Momenta Partners is the top retained Executive Search and Professional Search firm, placing exceptional, strategic talent and teams for Fortune 500 leaders and venture-backed innovators. We have successfully completed Board, CEO, CTO, COO, EVP, SVP, VP and Director searches across all functions, within all major vertical markets, and in every continent. 

Posted by Jonathan Moulton on August 3, 2018

Hitachi Vantara Expands Product Leadership Team to Aid Digital Transformation

Talent News

Momenta Partners is pleased to announce that we have successfully placed two industry leading Senior Vice Presidents for Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd.  Guido Schroeder has been appointed as SVP of Engineering and Sanjay Chikarmane as SVP of Product Management for IoT & Analytics. 

Posted by Jonathan Moulton on February 21, 2018

Momenta Partners welcomes Ronnette Cowlishaw, Executive Search Partner for US

News Talent

Momenta Partners, a global advisory, executive search and ventures firm focused on driving growth in Connected Industry companies, is pleased to announce that Ronnette Cowlishaw has joined its Executive Search Practice, expanding its US presence in the Midwest.

Ronnette most recently led the IoT Executive Search Practice for Woodmoor Group, a renowned search firm in the Midwest US. She bringing 15 years of experience in executive search experience having placed key Sales, Marketing and Technical leadership at recognized industry giants as well as IoT trailblazers.

Posted by Jonathan Moulton on June 5, 2017

Momenta Partners Retained by Cleverciti for VP Sales Executive Search


Cleverciti has retained Momenta Partners to appoint a VP Sales for the US.

Cleverciti, founded in 2012, is an innovative and high-growth Smart Parking company, operating in international Smart City markets. The company provides end-to-end solutions, by developing proprietary sensor hardware, backend software and the end user app. 

Posted by Jonathan Moulton on May 31, 2017

Momenta Partners Retained by Inmarsat for SVP Product & Services Executive Search


Inmarsat(ISAT) has retained Momenta Partners to appoint an SVP Product & Services

Inmarsat offer an unrivalled portfolio of global satcom solutions and value-added services that enable their customers to connect anywhere, anytime.  

Posted by Jonathan Moulton on May 29, 2017

Momenta Partners Retained by Schneider Electric for additional Executive Searches


Schneider Electric has engaged Momenta Partners Executive Search on two executive IoT positions: Director IoT Cloud Solutions for their Buildings Group, and Digital Business Design Director for their IoT & Digital Transformation Group.