Our Finance Team works with clients to identify senior professionals in the following disciplines:
- Our CFO Practice recruits Finance Directors for public and private equity backed businesses as well as those who report to them - particularly Directors of Tax, Treasury, Financial Control, Internal Audit, Investor Relations and Risk. The team has a strong footprint in the FTSE 100 and 250 and has placed numerous Group Finance Directors, Divisional Finance Directors and Deputy Finance Directors, many of who whom have been promoted to CFO.
- We work extensively with Private Equity and other end investors, recruiting senior investment professionals and asset managers, particularly in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
- Our Advisory team covers the investment banking, professional services and boutique corporate finance markets, identifying senior fee earners at Partner, MD and Director level.
Simon Coxon is a graduate in Economics from St Andrews University. He became a recruiter in 1993 and joined Curzon in 1997; he is now the UK's leading recruiter of Infrastructure Finance professionals, working extensively with funds, project finance lenders, investment banks, advisors and operating companies. Simon began his career with KPMG so also handles senior financial appointments, with a particular specialisation in tax and treasury.
William Lacon graduated from Bristol University in Spanish and began his career at HSBC Investment Bank as an equity analyst. He then moved into energy & natural resources journalism working in North Africa, the Caspian and across South America to produce investment reports for international trade publications such as Oil & Gas Finance Journal, Mining Magazine and Pétrole et Technique. William handles assignments across the energy sector, with a focus on appointments in upstream oil & gas and with a particular strength in recruiting for senior finance roles.
Jane Hellier began her career in fund management with Aetna and then moved to British Steel Pension Fund where she managed the US equity portfolio.
She specialises in searches across the Infrastructure sector, working with funds, banks, advisors and operators.
Becky Penney is a qualified Chartered Accountant who spent the early part of her career at KPMG, before joining a global recruitment firm where she recruited for top-tier Professional Services firms across all levels. She joined Curzon in early 2008 to lead the research aspects of searches within the Finance and Energy markets.