Trends in Asset Management

To All Of Our Friends… As we were completing our annual reflections on trends in the market, it was impossible to ignore the current upheaval. Foremost, our thoughts are with clients, friends, and family as we all work to get through these unusual times together. Above all else, we hope that this finds you safe […]

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Boardroom Actions in a VUCA World

And How RSR’S Crisis Response Team Can Help You Right Now Few would argue that we are now living in a VUCA world. The acronym was coined by the U.S. Army in the 1990’s to describe the post-Cold War world (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous). When external and unforeseen forces, such as a national emergency […]

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Jane Bierwirth Discusses the Lure of the Family Office

Jane Bierwirth, Co-Head of the Asset Management practice at RSR Partners, based in New York, recently contributed to an article published by CIO Magazine that contemplates why top investment talent, once aspiring to the offices of endowments and foundations, is now being lured to family offices. Jane noted that family office environments can sometimes require […]

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RSR Partners Launches Board and CEO Services Practice

Partnering with Boards and CEOs to Meet the Demands of the Future Boards and CEOs today face complex challenges at an accelerating pace driven by the rapid evolution of digitization and globalization. There is also increasing pressure coming from regulators and shareholder activists. To meet the demands of the future and achieve success, it is […]

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Brad McLane Weighs In On the Impact of CSR Programs

In a recent article appearing in Newsweek magazine, author Sam Hill observes that while it’s still unclear whether Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs “will one day make the world a better place,” they are benefiting companies that have implemented them. Taking a controversial stance on a social issue doesn’t come without risk though. For example, […]

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Jim Whittle Moderates Diversity and Inclusion Panel Event in Tokyo

The Head of RSR Partner’s Tokyo office, Jim Whittle, recently moderated a panel consisting of some of Japan’s most distinguished company leaders to discuss and seek answers to how Japanese companies and organizations can best utilize the skills and expertise of a diverse workforce. Panelists included a member of RSR Partner’s Advisory Board, Akira Matsumoto, […]

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Jane Bierwirth Comments on Private Foundation CIO Compensation

Jane Bierwirth, Co-Head of RSR Partners’ Asset Management practice based in New York, provided insight into the compensation of private foundation CIOs and how salaries compare to what’s offered elsewhere in the asset management industry in a recent FundFire article. Jane noted that private foundations are competing with endowments and asset managers for the same […]

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Jane Bierwirth Discusses How the Sophistication of Foundation CIOs Impacts Asset Management Talent

In a recent article published by FundFire, Jane Bierwirth, Co-Head of RSR Partners’ Asset Management team based in New York, discusses how asset managers are emboldening their client facing teams to match the increasing sophistication private foundations now expect from their own investment chiefs. “The stakes are higher than they used to be,” says Jane. […]

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RSR Partners Supports the Nielsen Men’s Pro Tennis Championship

Winnetka, Illinois, July 8 – 14, 2019 – RSR Partners, an executive search, board recruiting, advisory, and leadership consulting firm, supported the 2019 Nielsen Men’s Pro Tennis Championship for the 5th consecutive year. Brad McLane, leader of the firm’s Marketing Officers and Consumer Goods and Services Practices, and Thames Fulton of the firm’s Board Recruiting Practice welcomed more […]

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James O’Sullivan Boosts Executive Search and Healthcare Capabilities in Dallas

Greenwich, Conn., June 6, 2019 – RSR Partners, an executive search, board recruiting, advisory, and leadership consulting firm, today announced that James O’Sullivan has joined the firm in Dallas. James strengthens the firm’s executive search capabilities locally and also amplifies the firm’s Healthcare and Life Sciences practice. “Expanding our executive search capabilities to match our […]

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