23 Mar 2018 Partner/Head of Investment Management Placed at Calibre One
R&L Associates, Ltd. is proud to announce the placement of David J. Schumer as a Partner with Calibre One, a global boutique executive search firm founded in 1999 and specializing in building leadership teams in firms undergoing digital transformation. Based in New York, David will head up their Investment Management practice, further strengthening Calibre One’s global financial technology practice.
David will be expanding their buy side capabilities in Investment Management, adding technical depth to their knowledge of fin-tech, venture backed, and private capital opportunities.
“With the addition of David we have substantially strengthened our technical expertise and access to senior executives and leadership teams undergoing digital transformation,” stated Dan Grosh, Managing Partner with Calibre One.
“David is an exceptional partner for Calibre One because he brings a unique blend of consultative search experience, a proven track record of success and hands-on industry experience as both a banker and investor,” said Diane McIntyre, Partner with Calibre One in New York and Practice Leader for the East Coast.
Mr. Schumer has more than a decade of investment management experience as a principal for two executive search firms and as a strategic advisor specializing in talent management for the asset and wealth management industry. He previously served as an equity investor for two hedge funds and was an investment banker at Lehman Brothers.
“We are delighted to be a strategic partner in the growth of Calibre One as they diverse into new industry sectors,” stated Rochelle Schumer, President and Co-Founder of R&L Associates, Ltd. “The addition of David is very exciting. Helping our clients grow their businesses, open new industry sectors and offices, is what we love to do best!”