Wessex Partners is a specialist financial services executive search boutique

Coverage capabilities


Our core areas of focus include Leveraged Finance, DCM, High Yield, Capital Markets, Financial Sponsor Coverage, Infrastructure, Real Estate, Project Finance, Debt Advisory, Restructuring and Private Placements.

Asset Management

Our core areas of focus include Alternative/Direct Lending, Distressed debt/Special situations, Large LBOs, Mezzanine, Infrastructure and Real Estate Investments.

Geographic Coverage

Our team has completed assignments across EMEA. Our candidate and client base are global and therefore so is our search process. Where relevant, we source senior talent from across Europe, Asia and the US, in order to identify the best individuals to help drive our clients’ business forward.



Retained Search

Our primary service is undertaking mandated searches on behalf of our clients. Our processes are research-heavy, bespoke and designed to identify the strongest candidates in the market More


Market/Competitor Mapping

Our team is experienced in mapping both businesses and individual teams to identify their structure, strategy, organisation and capabilities More


Compensation Benchmarking & Advice

In a competitive hiring landscape, we understand that clients need to position compensation carefully in order to retain and incentivise key team members More


Team Builds

Our team is well-known for building great teams. This includes developing new business areas for established firms as well as helping overseas firms establish teams in Europe More