Abacus Executive Search


Private Banking / Wealth Management


Investment Management


Global Markets


Investment and Corporate Banking

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Who we are

Welcome to the Abacus Executive Search website. We provide International Financial Markets recruitment services.

We subscribe to a process that is fully entrenched with our clients multi regional needs and candidates professional expectations.

Our understanding of markets; corporate and business functions, econometric and geopolitical issues that influence hiring or personal circumstances gives us the highest professional perspective.

We have a near 100% success track record and are here to help you navigate and advise on important talent acquisition and professional career issues.


years experience


mandates completed

Our Values

We subscribe to a professional search process that is fully entrenched with our clients strategic hiring, business needs and expectations.

Our methods are transparent, intelligent and efficient.

Our researchers and consultants have a unique appreciation of changing market dynamics, corporate and business functions, econometric and geopolitical issues.

We have over 50 years collective Executive Search experience and have collectively completed over 800 mandates.

We believe in setting the highest standards with our clients.

Our rules of engagements:

  • Full understanding of clients hiring goals
  • Communicate the best search methodology
  • Formulate search plan and schedule
  • Conduct candidate and market due diligence
  • Reporting and transparency
  • Setting up Meetings / Interviews
  • Salary Bench Marking
  • Assist in closing the hire(s)

Our aim is to provide you with the best service and talent. Your recruitment experience is important are a to enrich your business though market intelligence and public relations.

Our Territory

UK – Europe – GCC – Asia

Our Platform


Business is mobile and so are our offices; we mobilize to were we are needed by our Clients. Using flexible office space allows us to operate in a vastly greater territories in Europe, Asia, GCC and Middle East.


Our Research capabilities have been spilt between on shore and off shore / outsourced to cover Asian time zones and save our clients money and on shore to to engage directly with clients and be part of a successful recruitment team


We operate a globally integrated CRM that allows our partners to access information on the searches (current and historical). Through weekly and bi-weekly reports our clients have regular summarized updates on the projects. This allows clients to concentrate on there daily activities comfortable knowing their recruitment project is progressing



  • Business Development / Sales / Relationship Management (Hunting profiles)
  • Investment Advisory / Portfolio Management / Trading / Structuring and Financial Engineering
  • Operations (Front office to Back office management)
  • Unit / Team management
  • Private Banking / Wealth and Investment Management market analysis
  • Family office and Multi Family office networking




  • Executive Search
  • Contingent Search
  • Strategic Introductions
  • Strategic Interim

Market Insights

  • Market Mapping

  • Salary Benchmarking

  • Competitor Analysis


  • UHNW, FO, MFO Introductions

  • Career Coaching

  • Strategic Introductions

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Recent Assignments

2018 / 2019

Head of Private Banking

Asian Private Bank – London

Institutional Business Development

Asian Private Bank – London

Financial Institutional Sales

Swiss Bank – Paris

Equity Sales “Distribution”

French Bank – Switzerland, Germany, France

Private Bankers (ME Client Coverage)

Swiss Private Bank – GCC

Head of Legal Counsel

GCC Local Bank – UAE

Corporate Banker

European Bank – London and Paris

Market Head

Swiss Private Bank – Dubai

Structured Solutions Sales

French Bank – Germany

Relationship Managers (ME, NRI Client Coverage)

Wealth Manager – GCC

Investment Advisors (MENA + UKRND)

Swiss and UK Private Banks – London

Head of Compliance

GCC Local Bank – UAE

Institutional Sales

US Asset Manager – Germany

Contact us

Use the form or pickup the phone to arrange a confidential chat.

+44 (0) 203 026 0206


Registered in England No: 8493629 | Registered Address: 84 College Road, Bromley, Kent BR1 3PE