Interim managers in demand in financial services

Interim managers in demand in financial services

The results also showed demand across all sectors had risen for finance directors, reflecting a need for cost reduction programmes. Those who were proficient in several languages or…

Case Study: Rafael Moreno, former IESE student now at Morgan Stanley

Case Study: Rafael Moreno, former IESE student now at Morgan Stanley

On a typical day I arrive at work at 7am. I start the day by listening to the cash morning meeting. After that I listen to the derivatives…

Betty Buyside: Pregnant at last….but share scheme may be ill-conceived

Betty Buyside: Pregnant at last….but share scheme may be ill-conceived

Two sets of positive news for once. The first is literally positive - the thin blue line was wonderfully clear. So Anthony Academic and I are to be…

When differing cultures clash

When differing cultures clash

This is the implication of a new book, Working With Americans, by Allyson Stewart-Allen and Lanie Denslow. The authors, both Americans based in Europe, argue that there are…

Consultant wins case over failure to pay commission

Consultant wins case over failure to pay commission

The firm must pay the money to Marcus de Luca, a project finance specialist who now works for the rival headhunter Harvey Glynne. Longbridge suspended de Luca in…

160 jobs go at WestLB and UBS Warburg

160 jobs go at WestLB and UBS Warburg

The German bank's job losses are across the board in equities and corporate finance and are broadly in line with earlier City of London estimates. Confirmation of the…

Heidrick hires human resources specialist

Heidrick hires human resources specialist

Johnson was one of the major billers at rival TMP Worldwide Executive Search. He will build up an HR practice for Heidrick & Struggles out of its Denver…

Day in the Life: Cliff Stanford, head of  venture capital firm

Day in the Life: Cliff Stanford, head of venture capital firm

0745 I'm not a fan of early mornings, so I often take the Eurostar into London Waterloo from my home in Brussels the night before meetings or interviews.…

Sheffield Haworth hires Lewington for new legal practice

Sheffield Haworth hires Lewington for new legal practice

Lewington joins in London from the recruitment firm TMP Legal, where she was head of the legal team for banking and finance appointments. Before that she was a…

How much am I worth? UK portfolio manager, equities, midsize UK fund manager

How much am I worth? UK portfolio manager, equities, midsize UK fund manager

A panel of specialist headhunters give their assessment of typical London pay packages: UK portfolio manager, equities, midsize UK fund manager: salary - 80,000, bonus 100%-200% of salary.…

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