Trends in Asset Management & Investment Banking

As RSR Partners celebrates its 25th birthday, the Financial Services team wanted to share news and various recruiting trends we are seeing in the markets we cover. Our Financial Services capabilities have continued to grow, with the 2017 acquisition of Higdon Partners, the 2018 opening of our Boston office, and the launch of the firm’s […]

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American Banker | One size fits none in quest to define ideal bank board

In the latest issue of American Banker, Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, provides his insights on diversity in the boardroom. Writing in “One size fits none in quest to define ideal bank board”, Laura Alix states: “Where boards are concerned, diversity doesn’t mean strictly gender or ethnicity, but also diversity of thought […]

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American Banker | The Overlooked Key to Risk Management

In this month’s edition of American Banker, Dr. Talal Debs, head of our Risk Practice, pens a feature column on how banks are rethinking how they handle capital allocation. He writes, “…There is an opportunity for the best banks to develop operational excellence at capital deployment that sets them apart from their peers…As this new […]

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RSR Partners Appoints Talal Debs as Head of Firm’s Risk Practice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christopher Sheeron | Head, Marketing and Communications  csheeron@rsrpartners | +1 (203) 246-8810 GREENWICH, Conn. — RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today the appointment of Talal Debs as a Managing Director and Head of the firm’s Risk Practice. With a strong combination of risk management, finance, and academic […]

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Moving from Counsel to General Counsel

For the Winter 2015 issue of General Counsel magazine, Mike Fahey, principal in our Legal and Regulatory and Financial Services Practices, writes a feature piece that provides C-suite lawyers a framework to position themselves more strategically to reach the general counsel role. In “Moving from Counsel to General Counsel“, Fahey states: “There are many talented […]

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Multi-Asset Products Dominate Recruitment, Elevates Roles

Mike Fahey, principal in our Financial Services and Legal and Regulatory Practices, is featured today in Fund Action, where he offers his insight into recruiting trends in asset management and compliance. In her article, “Multi-Asset Products Dominate Recruitment, Elevate Roles”, senior reporter Dervedia Thomas writes, “On the marketing side, firms are looking to lure talent […]

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RSR Partners Appoints Michael Fahey as Principal in Firm’s Financial Services and Legal and Regulatory Practices

GREENWICH, Conn. — RSR Partners, a leading board and executive search firm, announced today the appointment of Michael Fahey as principal in the firm’s Financial Services and Legal and Regulatory Practices. With more than 15 years international experience leading legal, M&A, and business development strategy and execution, Mr. Fahey will not only serve as a […]

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Alternatives Experience Wanted. Bullies, Boors Need Not Apply

In the Financial Times‘ BoardIQ today, Greg Saitz writes about the experience and expertise mutual fund directors are seeking on their boards. Graham Michener, head of our Financial Services Practice, recently spoke with Saitz, and his commentary is featured below. This article appeared originally on May 5, 2015 in BoardIQ. *** Alternative investment experience is […]

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