Leadership Team | Graham Smith

Graham Smith

Primary Focus

Hedge Funds

Portfolio Managers


Quant Research and Analytics

Private Equity

Fixed Income

Graham is a Partner and looks after our European and Asian hedge fund practice. He joined the firm in 2007. With a specialty in the hedge fund industry, he began his career in executive search in 2000 with an initial focus on sell-side recruitment. By 2002 he began recruiting for prop desks and that quickly evolved to working for Hedge Funds. By 2004, he was helping to build some of the most successful sell-side prop teams and global Hedge Funds. Graham specializes in placing Portfolio Managers and Analysts. He works across all hedge fund strategies including Equity Long/Short, Equity Event Driven, Fixed Income Macro, Relative Value, Global Macro, Systematic and Stat Arb, Credit, Distressed and Special Situations. He has successfully placed individuals across Asia, Europe and the US. Latterly, Graham has helped his established client base recruit Risk Managers, Distribution professionals, General Counsels, and other back and middle office positions.


Graham graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 2000.