Private equity firms are expanding their horizons, gaining expertise in diverse investment areas from environmental, social, and governance (ESG) funds to high tech and beyond.
At the same time, the growing emphasis on diversity, equality, and inclusion is prompting firms to step outside the traditional recruitment arena. They’re seeking private equity professionals with a wealth of experience in buying, transforming, and selling across an array of industries.
Our dedicated team of search consultants has deep knowledge of the private capital market, as well as global experience working with public companies across every sector of the economy. We work seamlessly across the globe to find, attract, and assess the best executive talent in the private equity sector for both your organization and your portfolio companies.
Our consultants and experts serve the full spectrum of investment companies, including private equity, growth equity, institutional investors, venture capitalists, and family businesses and their portfolio companies. We specialize in executive recruitment, management due diligence, and management team assessment in the following subsectors:
- Family Office & UHNI
- Venture Capital
- Corporate Venture
With offices in more than 45 countries, we offer a global perspective and local insight. Our scale and experience grant us unparalleled awareness and capabilities across geographies, vertical industries, fund sizes, and investment strategies.
Find the Best Talent to Oversee Your Investments
The fierce competition for investments in today’s economy demands exceptional talent, yet the market for private equity leadership remains tight.
We assist our clients with a full suite of roles, from CFOs and COOs to board advisors and functional leads in HR and Investor Relations. We find unique candidates who specialize in the growing areas of ESG and social impact investing, and who have a proven track record of fundraising for sustainability-oriented funds.
We work closely with our digital transformation and start-ups and scale-up functional experts to attract top-tier private equity and growth equity leaders who are experts in organizational change and deploying technology and data analytics.
Stanton Chase Acts as Your Due Diligence Adviser
Human capital is the linchpin to any successful investment. We act as due diligence advisers for many of our clients, analyzing the talent and culture of their target companies. Our goal? To ensure a robust management team is ready to hit the ground running before any investments are finalized.
But we don’t stop there. Beyond just evaluating the management team, organization, and pay structure, we believe it’s essential for a private equity investor to peel back the layers of a company. That’s why we also scrutinize the values, motivations, and intentions of key management, assessing their potential for the road ahead.
Maximize Your Returns with the Right Leadership Team
We understand that a strong resume isn’t enough. We delve deeper, seeking personal qualities and skills that signal success beyond qualifications and experience. That’s why we developed Search+™.
Stanton Chase’s Search+™ revolutionizes the executive search process by offering a personalized, partner-led approach. It ensures reduced bias, objectivity, and transparency throughout the process. By leveraging global connections, Search+™ finds transformational private equity leaders tailored to your business needs.
With our cutting-edge Search+™ process, we incorporate the latest industry insights, trends, and methods to connect with the most qualified candidates in the private equity sector.
Our expertise spans an array of business sectors, including consumer, technology, industry and manufacturing, non-profit, education, financial services, life sciences, and more.
As a leading executive search and leadership consulting firm, we assist our clients in the private equity arena by helping them:
- Identify and attract private equity leadership talent with hard-to-find skills
- Establish a robust board of directors and leadership team
- Manage diversity and shape culture
Contact our Global Private Equity Leader and take your private equity leadership team to new heights.