What we do

Harnessing the power of precise market intelligence
Our expertise

We make forensic use of data and analytics our starting point.

It's the foundation for partnering with our diverse international clients to successfully deliver executive searches across the globe.

Our expertise covers four key specialisms:

Maven works closely with some of the largest global institutions in both the traditional and alternative investments space. We support newly seeded funds to help them build out their key functions and attract the right talent as they grow and expand. We also provide access to talent at the bleeding edge of technological advancement for some of the most innovative and creative firms in electronic market making, high frequency trading and fintech ecosystems.

Core areas of expertise

  • CRO, COO, CFO, CTO and other C-Suite functions​
  • Portfolio Management
  • Quantitative Analytics and Systematic Trading
  • Analysts, research and economists
  • Distribution
  • Quantitative Development and Senior Technology Functions​
  • Risk and Infrastructure​

Since Maven's launch in 2007, our investment banking partnerships have been at the forefront of our business. Our track record encompasses every major sector – across all regions – delivering at all levels from global leadership down. Maven clients rely on more than just our unrivalled knowledge and forensic analysis of their industry. They also value our meaningful connections spanning the senior talent landscape and the discreet way we work.

We're privileged to be long-term partners and trusted advisers to some of the most successful and innovative investment banks out there. Over the past decade we've helped to build multiple divisions and new business initiatives, as well as being responsible for some of the highest profile moves throughout the global investment banking universe.

Core areas of expertise

  • Corporate Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions​
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Equity Capital Markets​
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Secondary Advisory
  • Financial Restructuring

Our global markets practice operates across all asset classes with functional specialisms in sales, trading, structuring, quants and risk. Our track record is as diverse as it's extensive, with over 300 searches now successfully delivered across 23 countries from Sydney and San Francisco to São Paolo and Seoul.

We've evolved our global markets practice to align with the needs of our discerning clients, and our mapping and analytical capabilities are renowned. We're also able to operate swiftly and decisively within tight timeframes, further differentiating us from our competitors.

We can tailor our hybrid offering to suit our clients’ precise requirements, ranging from comprehensive market intelligence and mappings to the swift, targeted candidate engagement that represents the future of global markets recruitment. We're proud to be setting a new standard in our industry through this flexible approach.

Core areas of expertise

  • COO, CFO, CTO and other C-suite functions​
  • Cash and Derivatives Trading
  • Quantitative Analytics​
  • Institutional Sales
  • Corporate Marketing
  • Risk Analytics
  • Structuring
  • Fixed Income
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Commodities
  • Equities
  • Cryptocurrencies

Maven’s Private Capital practice partners with sophisticated investors across a wide range of strategies, fund sizes and geographies. We pride ourselves on delivering transformative talent and advisory services to our global client base of Private Credit, Infrastructure and Real Estate funds, Private Equity firms and their respective portfolio companies. Maven’s collaborative global structure allows us to source the best candidates across the globe within the private capital space and all relevant adjacent sectors, including the Investment Banking and broader Investment Management industries.

Core areas of expertise

  • CIO, COO, CFO, CTO and other C-Suite functions
  • Venture Capital
  • Direct Lending
  • Infrastructure
  • Real Estate
  • Growth Equity
  • Fund-of-Funds
  • Sales, Marketing & Investor relations
  • Secondary Markets
  • Data Science
  • Risk & Compliance

How we work

We source, analyse and distil market information and deliver this to our clients through data-driven, analytical research reports that are both informative and impactful.

Our methodology means we're optimally placed to advise our key partners on potential growth areas and competitor activity.

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