Financial service institutions around the world face unprecedented market challenges from shifts in business models, consumer behavior, technology and more. To properly adapt, organizations require A-level talent to craft effective strategies and help build superior operating and business models.
The Charles Aris Financial Services Practice caters to the specific needs of leaders across banking, insurance, wealth management, securities distribution, fintech and more. In this highly regulated space, the need to attract, hire and retain the right individuals for your team and organization is greater than ever. Our practice works with client organizations to identify and attract the world’s leading financial services talent across the strategy and corporate development space.
Ashlee Wagner is a vice president who leads the firm’s financial services / asset management and private equity recruiting practices across banking, insurance, wealth/asset management, credit card, payments, fintech, real estate investment clients, hedge funds, growth equity, venture capital and private equity.Learn more
Jacob Watkins is a senior associate practice leader who primarily focuses his recruiting efforts in the strategy function for financial services firms.Learn more
The strategic chief of staff role, explained
Chiefs of staff are being increasingly utilized as thought partners within the C-suite, especially during transformations and other strategic initiatives.
Spotlight: Charles Aris CEO Chad Oakley on 20 years of strategy recruiting
Chad fully attributes the practice’s ongoing success to the team of individuals who continue to dedicate their professional lives to the vertical he envisioned over 20 years ago.
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