The Hanover Search Group has cultivated a strong reputation across the Asset Management industry: our client base includes boutique asset management operations, through to large global, multi-asset and multi-client institutions.


We have been especially strong in delivering search and selection services for clients seeking quality technology talent. We have led the build-out and development of a number of clients’ IT and Change functions, from the top down. Some of our completed mandates include placing Heads of IT and building teams across Development, Project Management, Business Analysis, Support and Infrastructure functions.


The Hanover Search Group’s Technology team have also worked with clients to identify SMEs with risk, regulatory and data management knowledge: skill sets that give the businesses we partner with a crucial competitive edge in this very dynamic market place.




Alex joined Hanover in 2012 and is a Business Head and leads a team of SMEs focused on Operations, Finance, Risk & Compliance. He is responsible for the Technology retained search and senior hire mandates. Alex has over 10 years’ experience placing senior technology leaders across Insurance, Asset and Wealth Management industries delivering requirements for CIO, CTO, Chief Information (& Cyber) Security Officer, Chief Data Officer, Head of Data & Analytics, Head of Infrastructure and Digital Transformation Leaders. Alex delivers mandates from our London and New York offices across Europe and North America.

Recently completed mandates

Head of IT
UK Private Asset Manager
Deputy COO, UK Fund Manager
Fixed Income, Major European Asset Manager
Deputy COO, UK Fund Manager
Integration & Change Programme
Derivatives Trading House
Lean Transformation (multiple PM hires)
Tier 1 European Investment Bank
EMEA Head of Business Continuity
Global Derivatives Exchange