The bulk of our expertise lies in recruiting senior executives within the asset / wealth management market across business management, investment management and distribution functions. We have also established a reputation for the execution of sizeable team moves.

Our clients range from the world’s largest investment firms through to boutique asset managers and private banks.

Please click on the links below for examples of our experience.

Valentine Thomas has hired numerous CEOs and CIOs for a range of Asset and Wealth Management Clients. In addition, we have completed numerous searches across all C-Level functions.

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Chief Investment Officer
  • Chief Financial Officer / Finance Director
  • Chief Operating Officer / Chief Administrative Officer
  • Chairman
  • Non-Executive Director

Within Equities, we have conducted searches across all Global and Regional areas, incorporating the full spectrum of investment styles, from deep Value to extreme Growth.

  • Global
  • Emerging Markets
  • Frontier Markets
  • EAFE
  • UK
  • European
  • US
  • Asian
  • Japanese
  • LatAm
  • Global Sector Analysts
  • Small Cap / Mid Cap / Large Cap
  • Value / Growth / GARP
  • Portfolio Specialists

Fixed Income
Within Bond markets, we have worked across a broad range of investment styles and segments of the Fixed Income universe, including emerging markets debt, corporate credit, sovereign bonds and loans.

  • Investment Grade Credit
  • High Yield Credit
  • Emerging Market Debt
  • Private Debt / Mezzanine Debt / Direct Lending
  • Rates & Currencies
  • LDI
  • Economists & Strategists

Alternatives & Solutions
We have helped our clients build out their capabilities across alternative asset classes as well as developing multi-asset and solutions offerings.

  • Real Estate
  • Liquid Alternatives
  • Hedge Funds
  • Private Equity
  • Private Credit
  • Commodities
  • Real Assets
  • Multi-Asset
  • Investment Solutions

Valentine Thomas has hired multiple senior distribution practitioners, working across all geographic areas and client channels.

  • Head of Distribution
  • Head of European Sales & Marketing
  • Head of UK Sales & Marketing
  • Head of Institutional Sales
  • Head of Consultant Relations
  • Head of Client Servicing
  • Head of DC
  • Head of Retail Sales
  • Head of Alternatives Distribution
  • Head of Marketing
  • Head of Product Development
  • Client Relationship Directors
  • UK Sales Directors
  • European Sales Directors (Scandinavia, Benelux, Switzerland, Germany)

Valentine Thomas hires across all front office areas within Private Banking and Wealth Management.

  • CEO, Private Clients
  • Head of Private Clients & Charities
  • Partner, Portfolio Management
  • Head of Investments
  • Head of HNW Business Development
  • Head of Sales & Marketing
  • Head of Proposition Development
  • Managing Director, Private Banking
  • Director, Banking Services
  • Head of Investment Management & Banking
  • Private Client Fund / Portfolio Managers
  • Private Bankers / Relationship Managers
  • Various Private Client Team moves
  • CIO, Head of Investments EMEA
  • COO, London
  • Head of Europe, Africa and Res Non Dom Teams
  • Head of Middle East Team, London
  • Team Head – Ultra High Net Worth, London
  • Team Head – Middle East, London
  • Team Head Russia, London

Valentine Thomas is a market leader in the execution of complex team moves, having moved over a dozen high profile teams in recent years.

  • Global Equities
  • Global Emerging Markets Equities
  • UK Equities
  • European Equities
  • Real Estate
  • Private Clients