June 3, 2015 – Sheffield Haworth has named Andrew Blane as managing director in the firm’s U.S. asset management search practice. He will be based in New York. Mr. Blane has nearly two decades of executive search, sales management, marketing, and business development experience in both U.S. and global markets. He was previously managing partner with Warren International for seven and a half years, an executive search boutique specializing in conducting team lift-outs and searches in asset management. There, he specialized in executive search focused on identifying, assessing, and placing entire teams of asset managers. Prior to that, he spent five years as director of sales at Restricted Stock Systems, where he increased business from three clients to more than 250 over three years.
“Andrew is a natural fit within our existing team in the U.S. He brings unique perspective and experience in strategic investment talent acquisition,” said Paige Scott, managing director and head of Sheffield’s North American asset management practice. “Furthermore, his clients respect his considerable industry knowledge, his network and his ability to balance the interests of everyone involved in his search work.”
Sheffield Haworth’s financial services practice currently consists of 19 recruiters in the U.S. and is led by Mark Esposito, president of the Americas. Its asset management specialty practice has four recruiters in the U.S., with many other consultants working across various industry lines.
Sheffield Haworth is a global executive search, research and human capital advisory firm focusing on the financial services industry. The firm has offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, London, Dubai, Mumbai, Delhi, Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media