PER is the leading adviser to private equity on hiring and retaining talent. Our clients include some of the most successful investment firms globally.

Our success is a result of o
ur 20 year presence in the market combined with our first-hand experience as investors. We value long term relationships with all the people we work with. 

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Our business is based on in-depth knowledge of the private equity industry. We act as insiders, having had careers within major investment firms, and bring our first-hand experience of the commercial, technical and cultural environment in which our clients operate. Our team is dedicated to identifying the best professionals in the market globally. We partner with investors to design robust selection processes to secure the right people.

We are active across all private market strategies including buyout, venture and growth, credit, restructuring, infrastructure, fund investing, secondaries and co-invest. We work with GPs, LPs, sovereign wealth funds and family offices helping them to articulate their selling points to top candidates. Whether you are looking for a partner or an analyst, we'll search the market for the best people in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas.


Prominent Family Office Private Equity
Location: Zurich
Reference: 5698 /19G

A renowned Swiss family office investing into upper mid and large cap companies across Europe is looking to hire an additional Associate for their Zurich office. Ambitious M&A, consulting or Big 4 accounting firm candidates will have the opportunity to gain experience with one of the major industrial family controlled groups in Europe, and build a long-term career combining private equity investing and wider strategic and operational responsibilities ....

Private Equity Fund Investment Analyst
Established Endowment
Location: London
Reference: 5688 /22F

This is a successful private equity fund investment practice seeking a bright and capable Investment Analyst. It is well capitalised and the team has a wide and global remit as well as plans to increase its investment activity ....

Leading US Mid-Market Investment Bank
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 5695 /20A

Leading US mid-market investment bank is looking for a VP with financial sponsors coverage to further expand their business in Asia ....

Investment Professionals
Market Leading Mid-Market PE Fund
Location: London
Reference: 5284 /9S

A class leading mid-market private equity fund with a fantastic reputation in the industry is seeking an Investment Professional to join it’s high calibre team. If you have mid-market investment banking experience then this is an unparalleled opportunity to move across to make the move to the buy-side in a leading UK fund ....




  • Recruiting for private equity for the last 20 years
  • A leadership team of former investors
  • A deep network of relationships
  • A dedicated research team tracking the market
  • Over 200 successful placements in the last year
  • Advice on recruitment, retention, remuneration and market trends


  • Buyout, growth capital, venture capital
  • Fund investing, secondaries, co-invest
  • Private credit, private debt, distressed, restructuring
  • Real estate, infrastructure, energy, renewables
  • GPs, LPs, family offices, sovereign wealth funds
  • In Europe, Middle East, Asia, The Americas


  • Investment professionals from analyst to partner
  • Portfolio / operational specialists
  • Fundraising, investor relations, placement
  • CFO, COO, finance, administration 
  • Legal and compliance, ESG
  • Portfolio companies : CFO, CEO, interim