Financial Services

Global Practice Leader

Michael Schaumann

With more than fifteen years of international executive search experience, Michael was appointed Global Practice Leader Financial Services in 2012. He has also been an active member of the firm´s "Industrial" and "Natural Resources and Energy" practices since 2006.

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Recent hires

  • Head of Risk in Retail
  • Compensation Manager
  • Country Manager
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Representing a considerable part of Stanton Chase´s global client base, our Financial Services Practice Group consists of specialists with a profound knowledge of the industry, located all over the world, with strong regional headquarters such as London, Vienna, Warsaw, Moscow, Prague, Hong Kong, Buenos Aires, NY/Boston etc. The Financial Services Practice Group comprises more than 60 consultants from a wide range of financial services backgrounds.

Our consultants have acquired their expert knowledge and their access to the world's leading financial talents in the Executive Search business as well as from senior-level executive experience in the industry, and this forms the basis for our unparalleled success. Our consultants help you stay at the cutting edge of ongoing shifts in the Financial Services landscape, working closely with you to assess candidates´ key experience, core competencies, and leadership potential. Stanton Chase helps you to find the best people around the globe and to make better people decisions for crucial positions. By ensuring that your leadership teams are the best in the world, we ensure your competitive advantage.

We pride ourselves on the fact that, due to our entrepreneurial approach, a great number of our client relationships are very long-term. We earn your loyalty by being consistently effective and assertive, and by always going that extra mile.

The Financial Services Practice Group works in both mature and emerging markets with a focus on strategic, complex assignments including searches for CEOs and board members, senior executives and specialists. We also work with Financial Services companies to appraise and develop their current talent and to optimize executive team performance and results.

The global practice group has expertise in the following business sectors:

We strive for excellence and we are always ready to serve you, be it on a national, regional or global level.

Please see the contact list of Practice members in your country or region.