headhunting for the global fintech market

We believe in empowering others to achieve success — by matching the best talent with the leading firms in the FinTech market.

Our Services

Executive Search

It’s no secret that companies who hire better enjoy stronger growth and higher profits. This is even more pertinent when hiring at management and leadership levels. Our unique position, experienced team and deep network of talent allows your business to continue focusing its ambition towards it larger goals, knowing that we are managing and facilitating every aspect of the Search process. Benefits of our Executive Search service include guaranteed delivery, an accelerated service, in-depth screening and interviewing, dedicated manpower committed solely to your Search and committed management throughout the Search


Through our Contingency service we leverage our expertise and market relationships to deliver a streamlined solution to deliver the best possible candidates to meet your hiring needs. We use our market intelligence and sophisticated and innovative communication methods to reach out to the market and attract those candidates who best fit your role, business culture, and strategic, functional, and technical skill set. Every brief is met with our same quality-driven and proven sourcing methodology, designed to deliver on your ultimate goal of securing the perfect talent for your project or team.


EC1 Partners specialises in placing candidates in the financial services industry, covering both permanent, contingency and retained search assignments across all continents. EC1 Partners’ client coverage and expertise in financial sales and IT positions spans an array of companies, products and areas across or related to the Financial Sector globally. Our Search and Contingency service extends itself to permanent positions within Sales and Marketing, Product, Professional Services, Operations and Support and Technology.


Through our Robert Cavendish brand we specialise in ‘resourcing for change’. Robert Cavendish is a leading interim management business that focuses on placing senior interim executives into the Financial Services sector. We recruit into a number of sectors including Retail Banking, Insurance, Asset, Wealth and Investment Management, Fintech, Consumer Credit and Private Equity.We have a wealth of experience helping organisations with major change and transition programmes, including Transformations across the HR, Business, Finance or Risk function, cost reduction initiatives, strategic reviews of companies, corporate restructures, regulatory change, systems implementations and new product/services launches. Find out more.

CPO - Lyuba Goldberg

Time after time, EC1 Partners prove themselves to be the leading recruitment firm in the FinTech space and continue to be my go-to firm when looking for the top talent in the industry.

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ex ceo - Gil Mandelzis

As trusted advisors in this space, they really listen to our requirements and ensure that they know exactly what we are looking for, right down to the details.

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group ceo - Carlo Koelzer

EC1's market knowledge, commitment, strategic approach and their understanding of our business and requirements helped underline their position as trusted partner to 360T.


hR - Denise Francis

EC1’s professional and straightforward approach both produces results and is encouraging and great for fostering a long term working relationship.


coo - Nichola Hunter

The EC1 team is well connected and can identify strong candidates even before you know you need them.


ceo - bill haney

EC1 Partners demonstrated their expertise of the FinTech market throughout our collaboration, their team of headhunters knew exactly what they were doing.

Get In Touch With Us
EC1  Partners London

2nd Floor, Warwick House
64-65 Cowcross Street

Tel: +44 (0) 207 553 9370Email: info@ec1partners.com
EC1 Partners new york

60 Broad Street
25th Floor, Suite 2511
New York
NY 10004

Tel:   +1 929 245 0686Email: info@ec1partners.com
EC1 Partners Singapore

6 Shenton Way
068809 Licence No - 16S7907

Tel: (+65) 3158 4387Email: info@ec1partners.com

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