RSR Partners Completes Board Search for Kimball Electronics

Kimball Electronics, Inc. announced the appointment of Robert J. Phillippy to its Board of Directors, as reported by MarketWatch. Mr. Phillippy succeeds Geoffrey L. Stringer, who is retiring after more than 15 years of service with the Kimball Electronics and Kimball International, Inc. Mr. Phillippy will also serve as a member of the Audit Committee of […]

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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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RSR Partners Delivers Keynote Speech at New York Esports Business Conference

On September 28, The Esports Observer held its first official conference: RSR Partners x HIVE New York. This full day of networking and actionable insights took place just a stone’s throw away from the Barclays Center—home of ESL One New York—and welcomed over 150 professionals involved in esports, from investment bankers and telecommunications, to broadcasters […]

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Bloomberg | MIT’s Endowment Chief Delivers Better Returns for Lower Pay

Bloomberg’s latest article, Edward Fowler, Managing Director in our Asset Management Practice provides insights on Seth Alexander, who runs MIT’s endowment. Writing in “MIT’s Endowment Chief Delivers Better Returns for Lower Pay”,  Katrina Lewis and Kristy Westgard  writes: “If he wanted to move somewhere, he could make double,” Edward Fowler, a managing director for asset management at recruiting […]

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RSR Partners Announces Boston Presence with the Addition of Michael D. Fitzgerald

Greenwich, Conn., July 10, 2018 – RSR Partners, a retained executive search and leadership consulting firm, bolsters its Asset Management Practice with the addition of industry veteran Michael D. Fitzgerald. Mr. Fitzgerald joins as a Managing Director and will launch the firm’s presence in Boston, a strategically important expansion of RSR Partners’ geographical reach. “Mike is […]

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RSR Partners Names Alan Renne Head of Industrial Technology Practice

Greenwich, Conn., June 29, 2018 – RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today that Alan Renne will lead the firm’s Industrial Technology Practice. Mr. Renne has extensive experience advising clients on their most challenging and high-profile executive and senior management talent strategies. In addition, Mr. Renne’s expertise across a number of functional […]

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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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Financial Times’ Board IQ: Committing to Boardroom Diversity Matters

In a feature column for the Financial Times’ latest issue of Board IQ, Maryann Bovich, senior member of our Asset Management Practice, offers her perspective on how shifting demographics along with public and shareholder pressure are pushing mutual fund boards to hire more minorities and women. Writing in “Committing to Boardroom Diversity Matters”, Bovich states: […]

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