Ed joined H.I.E.C in early 2020 from a leading boutique search firm. As a Managing Partner based in London, Ed will be leading the growth of H.I.E.C’s Private Equity Solutions practice, with a dual focus of hiring Investors and in-fund roles to lead the growth of Private Equity Funds, as well as providing access to trusted networks, advising on and hiring transformational Chair, CEO, and other C-Suite leaders for portfolio businesses, advisory boards and operating partner roles globally.
Ed has also driven new areas of support for our Private Equity clients including pre-deal due diligence, talent management and data-driven leadership assessment in conjunction with H.I.E.C’s global partnership team.
Ed started his career advising FTSE100 corporates and Financial Sponsors on high profile Mergers & Acquisitions at JPMorgan Investment Bank. He later moved to be part of the founding team behind an international Queens Award winning services business and has started and sold his own tech platform.
“Ed has made a significant impact since joining H.I.E.C, and I look forward to working with Ed as we continue to expand the services we can provide our Private Equity clients around the world.” Philip Boyd, Global Managing Partner at H.I.E.C commented.