We're a diverse group of people, with different skills and backgrounds. Our leadership are former private markets investors and everyone at PER is immersed in private markets every day. We all understand this special environment and are committed to enhancing it.
Gail is the Managing Director and founder of PER, setting up the business in the late 1990s after a career in private equity at 3i.
Gail McManusManaging Director
Charlie is a Principal Consultant, Director of UK and a member of our leadership team. He has been involved in securing roles for more than 2000 people around the world.
Director of UK
Rupert heads our DACH business, expanding our reach across continental Europe and bringing our expert consultants together to focus on roles irrespective of geography.
Director of DACH
Debbie heads our Investor Relations & Fundraising Practice in the UK and Europe. She is an expert in team building and senior search and has built an incredible network across the industry. At the leading edge of all trends in this area, Debbie provides strategic advice across all fund sizes, types and geographies.
Principal Consultant, Head of IR & Fundraising
Oliver has been with PER since 2008 and covers the UK, Europe and the Middle East. His focus includes private equity, private credit, real estate and infrastructure for sovereign wealth funds, family offices and GPs.
Principal Consultant, Head of Infrastructure & Middle East
Linn heads our Asian business managing our Hong Kong and Singapore offices, having built an extensive network in the private equity industry over the past decade. She secures influential roles at the senior level and oversees our mid to junior search mandates across the Asia Pacific region.
Head of Asia
Margaret, Mimi, heads our Latin American business having placed more than 100 professionals in the region. She handles senior searches with a special focus on industry-specific funds including real estate, energy, infrastructure and fintech.
Head of LatAm
Benjamin heads our Swiss team, focusing on GP, LP and family office investment roles, investor relations and team build outs in Switzerland.
Head of Switzerland
Dani heads our Frankfurt office with a focus on investment roles for larger investors and asset managers as well as our reach out to Berlin, Hamburg and Duesseldorf.
Head of Frankfurt & Large Cap Practice
Richard joined us in 2011 and is now our COO, based in our London office. He previously worked primarily with traditional LBO funds as well as large credit players, on searches across all levels, with a focus on mid and senior hiring across Northern and Western Europe.
COO & Head of Talent Acquisition and Development
Alex heads our Tech Team, based in London and calling on the resource of our specialist consultants in all our locations. He is an expert in developments in the market with an incredible network across the sector. At the leading edge of all trends in this area, Alex provides insight into the growth strategies of funds of all sizes, types and geographies.
Head of Venture Capital & Tech