Learn more about Leverton Search. Experts in finding the best financial talent.

investment management recruitment

Why choose Leverton Search?

We search for candidates who don’t just fit the role, but fit the culture as well, resulting in a better long-term solution for clients and candidates alike.

Our personal approach focuses on finding preferred candidates, an efficient search process and ensuring success - not volume of business.

The Leverton team is comprised of experienced, efficient and dedicated individuals, who will be excited about building a relationship with you and meeting your needs. Experienced in placing candidates of all levels throughout all investment management functions, we have a deep understanding of the industry, giving you peace of mind when you hand over your search to our team.

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Rachael Ferguson MD

Rachael Ferguson, Managing Director

Rachael has worked in investment management recruitment for more than 15 years and is experienced at recruiting across all divisions and levels. Her career in recruitment began in 2003, where she built up the Distribution, Investment and Operations teams at her previous company; transforming it into one of the most successful firms in the industry. In 2010, she became the MD until 2014 when she left to set up Leverton Search. Rachael graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2002 with a degree in Social and Economic History.

Working with Leverton Search


Our mission is to be known as the best recruitment firm for asset management. Our candidates become our clients and our clients become our friends. Equality is at the heart of everything we do.

Working with us

To achieve this we want to remain a small team. Why? The communication is stronger in smaller groups, you will be better trained and you will have more work to execute. You will have the best platform to succeed in your career with Leverton.

Our team is made up of highly enthusiastic and talented individuals who thrive on the excitement of finding the right person for the right role. It is key we hire people who are always learning and challenging themselves professionally and personally. We are creative, focused and dedicated: to fit with our culture, you will be too.

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Leverton Headquarters

At Leverton we believe in providing an environment that helps you achieve your best. We have spacious open plan offices complete with beer and prosecco on tap, video and outdoor games and a barista. The wider community here allows you to drop in and out of exercise classes, lectures, grooming parlours and more! We love our office and believe it fosters communication, collaboration and creative energy.

What makes Leverton different

Knowledge Driven

We meet all of our clients and candidates, building deep knowledge of their business and skill sets. We constantly train our team on clients’ culture and products.


We are ambitious, but we also understand life outside of work is the key to happiness, and that sometimes it needs to come first. We like to hear what our team do in their spare time and encourage friends and family to get to know us.

Team Focus

We not only work together to achieve the best client outcome, but we like one another! Our office is a special place to work.


As a young company, we create a platform for your voice to be heard. We have a constant flow of ideas and initiatives and expect everyone to contribute.

Strong Moral Compass

We think about how we would like to be treated as a client constantly and reflect this in our honesty. We only place candidates into roles that we feel will be a truly positive career step for them.

Profit Sharing

Our success is your success. We offer profit share to team members who show commitment and deliver results.

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