Recruiting in the Private Equity market is challenging and rewarding in equal measure, but a recurring theme is the difficulty, or more accurately, the frustration experienced by an individual seeking to join a fund.
2017 brings us not only a new year, but also a new US administration and a new Europe, amongst a broader world of change. In London, we are already seeing the knock-on impact and uncertainty associated with that word we have all come to loathe, ‘Brexit’, with many questioning whether the City will still retain […]
Making a move into Private Equity is by no means easy. It is a highly competitive landscape with many variables on a fund-by-fund basis, so be prepared to encounter more rejection than acceptance. In 2015, there was a decrease in the number of Private Equity deals completed (although the total value rose) which reflected a […]
Due to the continued support of our amazing charity partner, Tomorrow’s People, Altus Partners and some of our clients were guests of Samantha Cameron at No.10 Downing Street. It was a unique opportunity to see behind the famous door of an address that has played host to so many historic events, and caught the […]
An Investor Relations team is responsible for the life-blood of its respective fund. Simply put, without commitments to invest, there can be no firm. A large number of advisory professionals, who are looking to make the move onto the buyside, are quick to dismiss a career in Investor Relations/Fundraising, in favour of an investment role. […]
Working as long as I have in executive search for Private Equity and Investment Banking, I’m regularly asked by many people in my network, ‘when should I make the move onto the buy side’? Often I’m guilty of a rudimentary answer of between, Analyst, 1 and Associate 1 or as a Director. However last week […]