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Selby Jennings named Best Executive Search Firm - Quant 2021

Posted on November 2021

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The Selby Jennings team is excited to have won the award for Best Executive Search Firm – Quant at the HFM European Quant Services Awards 2021 for the second consecutive year.

The category of Best Executive Search Firm - Quant showcases recruitment firms who have demonstrated excellence in client service and product development, particularly in the effort to secure top quants talent for hedge funds over the previous 12 months. In the judging process, commercial success and business growth are reviewed, together with the demonstration of service innovation, potential for future service development and positive customer feedback.

Matthew Rooney, VP - Head of Quant Research and Analytics, who heads the European Quant desk at the Selby Jennings headquarters in London comments: “It is a great achievement to be recognised with this award. Winning the title for the second year in a row after such a challenging period for the whole industry makes us immensely proud of the team, who have not faltered to keep providing the best service possible to our clients and candidates. Also a huge thank you to our candidates and clients who have helped make this a record breaking year for the Selby Jennings Quant desk. We are looking forward to this continued partnership in 2022.”

Selby Jennings Executive Director, Ben Hodzic, adds, "Through one of the most competitive hiring landscapes that we’ve seen in over a decade, we are thrilled to come out with this award again this year. Our commitment to exceptional service and the highest quality recruitment solutions on a global scale has allowed us to help support more hedge fund professionals than ever before, and we are ecstatic to be recognised as the best in the industry in both Europe and the US."

We understand that our clients need more from their talent partner, and we are honoured that our services are once again award-winning. Providing our hedge fund clients the right talent to help their business grow is at the heart of what we do, and we thank our clients for selecting us as their talent partner of choice.

If you would like to find out more about the services of Selby Jennings and how we can help you secure exceptional talent, even in difficult times, don't hesitate to contact us.

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