Temporary Management & Capital Advisors

2022 TM&C celebrates its first 19 years

2022 SMW: from 4 to 28 countries in 18 years - STORY

2022 17 years with IIM - Institute of Interim Management

interim management in 60 seconds - ANIMATION

Temporary Management & Capital Advisors (TM&C)

With the leadership of Maurizio Quarta, is one of the most known specilised providers of interim and temporary management solutions (from a survey by the HR Directors Association). It works with multinational and international groups, but also with entrepreneurial companies and SMEs in order to give support for important discontinuities, either positive (growth and development) either negative (crisis, turnround).

Maurizio Quarta has managed the two most important Italian surveys in the sector: in 1995, for Atema with Coopers& Lybrand and L’Impresa (Sole 24 Ore); in 2015 for Leading Network/IIM Institute of Interim Management Italy with L'Impresa (Sole 24 Ore), Manageritalia e GIDP (HR Directors Association). To read the latter


Founder Member of
SeniorManagementWorldwideborn in 2004 as SeniorManagementInternational® , one of the largest groups of specialised interim providers, active in Europe, Asia and Americas. With its 28 partners the group has managed projects in over 40 countries during the last two years.

Maurizio Quarta is a co-founder of the group and has been Chairman for three mandates; today in the Board in charge of international expansion.

To know where SMW is active click here


To better serve the SMEs and entrepreneurial companies which represent the backbone of the Italian economy, TM&C has defined agreements with local partners around the country: to know where, click here


Following the examples of countries like UK, Holland and Germany, TM&C constantly works on the diffusion and development of the interim approach through institutional and pro bono activities; here’s some of them:

  • www.temporary-management.com, the first and top rated institutional website realised with ISTUD in 2000
  • creation and management of the Italian Chapter of IIM – Institute of Interim Management (UK)
  • publication of various books with Franco Angeli: the latest’s introduction has been written by Vincenzo Boccia, now Chairman of Confindustria
  • last book on turnaround management published for AIFI (Italian association of PE/VC firms)
  • articles and interviews (es. L'ImpresaSole 24 Ore, a fixed column on the HR Directors magazine HR Online)
  • workshops, conferences and seminars with managerial and entrepreneurial associations, business schools and universities



Collaboration Agreement in Russia with Consort Group: operating also in permanent executive search, they have five offices in the country and over 60 professionals.

Italia Oggi interviews Maurizio Quarta about most commonly asked interim roles - read

Internationalization 1 – Support to foreign investors in Lombardy

TM&C has been selected as interim/temporary services supplier by Invest in Lombardy, a program by Promos – Camera di Commercio aimed to attract and support foreign investors in the Lombardy region: see www.investinlombardy.com/about-us/our-partners

Presentationto foreign investors of the international interim survey by SMW: click here

See the results of the biggest survey ever on interim/temporary management in Italy, managed by Maurizio Quarta on behalf of Leading Network and IIM – Institute of Interim Management Italy. Institutional partners: GIDP, Manageritalia, and L’Impresa/Sole 24 Ore.

Number of companies responding: 364 (HR Directors: 125). SMEs interviewed: 68%.

Overview on HR On LIne di AIDP click here, JOB 24 - click here and ADN Kronos - click here

Maurizio Quarta interviewed on Corriere della Sera interview Quarta

New Quaderno AIFI published by EGEA on special situations:. “La gestione straordinaria delle situazioni di crisi d’impresa”, by Roberto Chiodelli, Marco Fumagalli, Valeria Perazzo, Maurizio Quarta, with the introduction by Alessandro Danovi.

The preview is available at Quaderni AIFI

Senior Management Worldwide(SMW) becomes a partner of the prestigious Elite International program by London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) to help provide Interim Management talent to over 830 companies, in 34 countries.

Senior Management Worldwide (SMW) has been selected as partner to provide interim management, and fractional management as well,services for the prestigious Elite International. Through this partnership any of the organizations who are part of Elite International may benefit of the capability of SMW to help fill Interim Management needs, whether they need them on a project, part-time, temporary or full-time basis. This partnership will provide the 830 business in the Elite Network access to over 100,000 vetted and proven business executives in over 40 countries.

The ELITE program accelerates long-term growth of companies by offering access to a diverse network, a range of funding options, and a dedicated training program. The training program helps fast-growing private companies prepare and structure for further growth through sharing experiences, access to financing opportunities and education.

As a first example of this partnership, Charles Wilson of the UK Partner of SMW, the Penna group, will lead a session on Managing Talented Resources in the next training day in London dedicated to the enrolled Elite companies.

“One of the main reasons to join Elite International – says Maurizio Quarta, Past President of SMW and one of the four original founders of the group– is to add value to the world of growing SMEs (Small Medium Enterprises), which in many of the countries where we operate has a significant presence. It’s worth to be noted that this type of companies use interim and temporary management as a way to introduce in their organizations new managerial skills, competencies and management systems/processes/frameworks”.

According to Elite, membership in the Elite program is limited to the most exciting and ambitious businesses with a strong business model, clear growth strategy and the commitment to implement useful changes for development. The partnership with SMW will provide the right talent at the right time to help these companies grow. For information regarding Interim Management services please visit: smw-interim.com


Maurizio Quarta on Class TV speaks about generation change in SMEs: link