Role at RSR Partners
Laurie Anne is a senior associate in the firm’s Asset Management Practice, tasked with search strategy, candidate identification, and business development preparation.
Experience and Expertise
She began working in executive search in 2000, and has been responsible for the research and candidate identification for hundreds of searches. Before joining RSR Partners in 2017, Laurie Anne was the director of research for Higdon Partners, a boutique executive search firm that conducted senior-level searches exclusively for the asset management industry. Her focus has been on mandates for senior-level board and investment management executives for endowments, foundations, family offices, wealth managers, corporate plans, traditional asset managers, mutual funds, private equity firms, hedge funds, and sovereign wealth funds. Prior to her search career, she was a real estate paralegal for Willkie Farr & Gallagher in New York, as well as other boutique law firms. Laurie Anne also has experience in social work, having spent time as a family services case manager for the Presbyterian Home for Children in Black Mountain, North Carolina.
Outside RSR Partners
Laurie Anne is a cum laude graduate of Stephen F. Austin University, with a BA in both English and sociology. She and her better half have spent the last 22 years in New York City, enjoying all Manhattan has to offer, especially the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, and the New York Yankees. They also enjoy science fiction films and traveling to New England and Texas to visit family and friends.