The Christopher Group Announces Acquisition by Managing Partners Led by Nathaniel Schiffer

CLEVELAND, OHIO – The Christopher Group, a leading HR Agile Business Solutions Firm, is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by a group of managing partners led by Nathaniel Schiffer on March 31st, 2023. The acquisition allows the company to continue its growth trajectory while ensuring a smooth ownership transition.

The transition of ownership will be virtually seamless for the clients and candidates that TCG serves.  Nathaniel Schiffer will serve as President and Managing Director. Pam Noble will serve as Managing Partner, Head of Recruiting Operations. Ayla Maloney will serve as Managing Partner, Head of People Operations. Tobin Anselmi will serve as Managing Partner, Head of Interim and Consulting Services Operations. 

“The acquisition of The Christopher Group by its managing partners is a testament to the strength, depth, and resilience of our company,” said Tom Christopher. “We are excited to have all of the partners take the reins and continue our legacy of excellence in the HR industry we support.”

The acquisition brings a new level of energy and focus to The Christopher Group, with a renewed emphasis on innovation, client service, and operational efficiency. The new leadership team is committed to building on the company’s incredible foundation while igniting new chapters of growth and innovation. 

“We are thrilled to be taking ownership of such a dynamic and successful company,” said Nathaniel Schiffer. “We are committed to capitalizing on the ever-growing demand for human capital solutions.  With that said, I would be remiss if I did not thank Tom and Paula Christopher for their 25+ years of contribution, innovation, financial support and so much more.  Additionally, they both will play important roles going forward as advisors and consultants, and Tom and I will continue our partnership in critical business development opportunities.”  

The Christopher Group would like to acknowledge Northwest Bank, Myles Bremke, and Aaron Czycalla for their role in providing commercial financing. As well as, the Christopher family for providing subordinate selling financing. Without the supporting cooperation of these two groups, this transaction would not have otherwise been possible.

About The Christopher Group

Through its award-winning, customized HR solutions, The Christopher Group (TCG) delivers critical human capital solutions in the area of executive HR search, interim HR leaders, HR consulting, and bench building. Since 1998, TCG has served clients across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners who have sat in the job, TCG has been named one of the Fastest-Growing and Best Non-Profit and Diversity Executive Recruiting Firms by Hunt Scanlon as well as Forbes’ 2019, 2020, & 2021 list of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms.