Solomon Page Announces Expansion of Financial Services Division

June 02, 2021

Filed Under: asset management, company news, financial services

Company hires industry expert Claude Schwab to expand asset management executive search services

New York, N.Y. – Solomon Page, a leading staffing and executive search firm, drives expansion of its Financial Services division through the key hiring of Claude Schwab, who has recently been named managing director of asset management. Reporting to Global Head of Asset Management Jacob Navon, Schwab will help drive growth of the Financial Services practice globally by partnering with asset management companies, including alternative asset managers, in building long-term team management strategies.

Joining a team of seasoned professionals, Schwab has deep-rooted experience in successfully executing a full spectrum of assignments on behalf of alternative asset management clients, ranging from family offices and small investment boutiques to the largest asset managers and hedge funds in the world. In addition to single placements, Claude has expertise in asset management team lift outs and asset manager Separately Managed Account (SMA) programs for capital-seeking investment professionals and teams. Schwab joins Solomon Page from The Kronor Group, a hedge fund talent advisory firm he founded after working at Bridgewater Associates as their in-house talent strategist for senior investment hiring.

“I very much look forward to leveraging Solomon Page’s proven entrepreneurial spirit and committed resources to expand and deepen the firm’s asset manager relationships,” said Schwab.

“Human Capital represents the most critical asset deployed by investment firms,” said Jacob Navon. “I am extremely excited to have Claude join the team to help diversify the Solomon Page Financial Services executive search division by significantly extending our reach into the asset and wealth management sectors. We are certain that the firm’s expertise in all organizational verticals will position us to deliver a comprehensive, robust, and versatile talent acquisition solution to our clients.”

About Solomon Page

Founded in 1990, Solomon Page is a Manhattan-based recruitment firm with service offerings ranging from C-suite executive search to contract staffing across a wide array of functions and industries. The company has grown into one of the top privately held companies in New York with over 300 employees, 14 divisions, and 16 office locations across the U.S. and London.  Solomon Page was recently named one of the Largest Executive Search Firms in New York and Top Privately Held Companies in the New York Area by Crain’s New York Business, Best Workplaces by Inc. Magazine, and one of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms by Forbes. For additional information, visit solomonpage.com.

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