About Us

Bay Street Advisors is a boutique executive search and consultancy firm specializing in the financial services industry. Founded in 2009, Bay Street is composed of seasoned professionals with backgrounds in the executive search, financial services, and strategic consulting industries. The firm’s structure and approach foster a higher degree of collaboration among consultants, sophistication of services, thought leadership and depth of market intelligence. As a result, Bay Street has become the firm of choice for a number of leading global investment banks, advisory boutiques, asset managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, and specialty finance companies.

Full Service Approach
Bay Street Advisors is highly specialized and focused on the business needs that are essential to our clients’ growth strategies. Our nimble and collaborative culture avoids the constraints of larger search providers, allowing us to take an extremely personalized approach to each client and project. Our market-specific knowledge, combined with our full-service approach, assists clients in increasing their market share and return on equity.

Precision in Process
Every search and competitive intelligence mandate is tailored to the challenges facing each client and their target market segment. Our team takes a systematic approach to research and execution, ensuring that each clients’ unique needs are met and exceeded.


Solutions And Expertise

Bay Street Advisors provides bespoke executive search and consultancy services for a select group of the industry’s top financial institutions, asset managers, hedge funds, and private investment firms. We remain flexible in our approach to executing projects in order to address the unique culture and strategy of each client.

Areas of Practice
Bay Street Advisors’ specialist approach translates to deeper industry knowledge for our clients. Our Practice Groups are strategically focused on closely related products and market segments, ensuring timely delivery of executive search solutions and greater depth of competitive intelligence.

Each Practice Group is rounded out with senior search Consultants, a dedicated Research team and a Project Coordinator.

News Briefings

Bay Street Advisors Open Office in London

Executive recruitment firm Bay Street Advisors has opened a new office in London, marking its first location outside the U.S. The office will be led by industry veteran John Rumsey, who will serve as managing director. The move comes at a time when Bay Street is strategically growing its business and looking to better serve

Bay Street Advisors Names Diversity Pioneer as Head of Asset Management Practice

Executive recruitment firm Bay Street Advisors has named Patricia Muller as partner and head of the firm’s asset management practice. Ms. Muller is a well-known pioneer in diversity efforts across the industry. She will lead diversity strategy and planning efforts at Bay Street and serve on the firm’s executive committee. Ms. Muller brings more than

More Volatility, Less Motivation Expected in 2019

The start of 2019 follows a year in which all major stock indexes recorded their worst performance since the financial crisis a decade ago. The market’s extended volatility is an obvious financial and strategic concern for corporate leaders, according to a new Korn Ferry report. Experts say it also represents a latent and potentially more damaging threat: talent

Bay Street Advisors Launches Eastward Search Partners

Bay Street Advisors, LLC, an executive search and consulting firm focused on the financial services industry, has launched Eastward Search Partners, LLC, a professional recruitment and staffing firm dedicated to the middle and back-office segments of the financial services industry. The two firms will operate independently and support clients in non-overlapping areas of the industry. Eastward