Michael Fitzgerald Comments on Talent Trends in Asset Management

In an article published by Ignites, Michael Fitzgerald, Managing Director in the Asset Management practice at RSR Partners, comments on recent staffing changes in the industry. “Many shops are reevaluating their corporate structures to decide where they should increase or pull back investments,” Mike said. “It’s become a thoughtful process of, do you change, realign […]

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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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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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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. Mike 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 an […]

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The Evolving Family Office

Jane Bierwirth of our Asset Management Practice explores the evolving family office and how Millennials are changing the office’s dynamics in a compelling new white paper. Writing in “The Evolving Family Office: Leadership Strategies to Ensure the Office Remains Relevant to the Millennial Generation“, Bierwirth states: Increasingly, family office leaders are expressing frustration over their […]

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RSR Partners Acquires Higdon Partners

Creates Premier Asset Management Recruitment and Advisory Team GREENWICH, Conn. — To address the changing leadership needs in the $72 trillion asset management industry, RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today its acquisition of Higdon Partners, a leading asset management recruiting and advisory boutique. Announcing the acquisition, RSR Partners Chief Executive […]

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