As Hanover’s International Managing Director, James is the newest member of the HSG Board and driving HSG’s international expansion. With a background in executive search across Financial Services, James has specialised in Life, P&C and (re) Insurance for over a decade working closely with clients on senior mandates across the globe. Ultimately responsible for all HSG growth and development of business in EMEA, US and Asia.
Audit, Compliance & Risk
With increased corporate scrutiny, governance initiatives and regulation, the compliance sector has become a dominant theme across Financial Services. There is intense competition amongst banks, insurers and investment managers to secure talent in this area as a result.
Particularly sought-after, are personnel with the ability to operate effectively amidst a shifting landscape in audit, compliance and risk functions. At Hanover Search Group we have accrued vast experience in senior executive search projects across these changing corporate governance structures.
Our team possesses a wealth of market knowledge and reach, and we have proven versatility in executing searches for Group Chief Auditors, CCOs as well as sourcing technical experts throughout the Compliance, Conduct Risk and Fraud and AML areas.
As Client Director for Wealth Management Andrew has responsibility for leading our Wealth Management team's client development strategy, overseeing key client relationships and ensuring consistency & excellence in everything the team does. Andrew also executes senior mandates with support from his research team, he has a passion for Investment Management & Distribution and all things Wealth Management.
Rob is a Partner at Hanover Search Group where he covers senior assignments across the Insurance and Asset Management markets. His experience has been extensive where he has worked on mid to senior level appointments both on retained search and contingency basis across Non-Life, Life, Pensions and Investment markets. During his career he has built a successful network of contacts and completed assignments in the UK, Europe, US and APAC region. Prior to joining Hanover Rob had established and managed two other actuarial practices.
Harry is a specialist finance search consultant with experience working within the Financial Services and Insurance sectors across EMEA, APAC and the Americas. Harry's role at Hanover Search Group is to develop the Finance & Accounting function within the Insurance, Asset and Wealth Management sectors with a particular focus on mid-to-senior level hires. During his career Harry has successfully placed a number of senior hires across the Insurance and Investment Management markets at Head of Finance, CFO and Finance Director levels both in the UK and internationally.
Recently completed mandates
- Compliance Officer (CF10/CF11)
- Boutique Investment Manager
- Associate Director, Regulatory Policy
- Major Investment Manager
- Senior Compliance Manager
- National Investment Manager
- Compliance Manager
- Large National Investment Manager
- Compliance Associate
- Leading Investment Manager
- Head of Compliance Operations
- Major UK Network