Risch Group Executive Search


The Risch Group is a retained executive search & consulting firm engaged by organizations around the world to recruit executive talent in the Financial Services and Technology sectors. Since the firm’s inception in 1990 we have conducted a wide array of assignments with the singular purpose of recruiting talent that provides our clients with a sustainable competitive advantage. Our work has spanned the entire globe with the vast majority of it in North American and Europe.

Our two strongest areas of expertise are financial services and technology. Within each of those two industries most of our work has been concentrated in the following sectors:

Financial Services:

Alternative investments: hedge funds, fund of hedge funds and private equity

Asset Management: traditional asset mgmt. firms, endowments & fouundations

Wealth Management: private banking, RIA’a, wealth managers and family offices

Fintech: innovative solutions to improve the efficiency of the financial service firms

CFO’s: all industries


Cyber security: cyber products to protect to enterprise, cyber security experts

Software: cloud based and on premise solutions

AI: Large data and AI organizations developing solutions across all industry segments

Fintech: (see above)


Hired as consultants to develop business development strategies to expand existing or create new markets for both fintech and alternative investment solutions.

Retained as expert witnesses in cases related to FINRA and SEC regulatory litigation.

After 30 years in the industry, our experience is vast, deep and brings to bear a level of expertise on our assignments that can only be obtained through the decades of intensive experience we have applied to make our clients business better.



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Risch Group Recruits Jason Emerson CFO Dynasty Financial Partners

The Risch Group Recruits CFO for Dynasty Financial Partners

Chief financial officers continue to be in high demand. Finding them is keeping many of the nation’s top recruitment teams busier than ever. In one of the most recent cases, New York-based executive search firm The Risch Group  placed Jason Emerson as CFO of Dynasty Financial Partners. Mr. Emerson will be based in the firm’s New