Our knowledge-based approach,
backed by comprehensive and
market-specific research
, allows us to
deliver an outstanding service to clients
and adapt to an ever-changing
business environment.
Pemberton Stewart is a research-driven executive search
firm. We work closely at board-level to develop strong
relationships with all our clients, enabling us to deliver
senior searches and advise on strategic initiatives,
business build outs, and competitor analyses.

Our knowledge-based approach, backed by
comprehensive and market-specific research, allows us to
deliver an outstanding service to clients and adapt to an
ever-changing business environment.

This full-service approach makes Pemberton Stewart the
trusted choice of market-leading investment banks and
financial services firms around the world.
Our research and executive search capabilities cover Global
Markets, Investment Banking and Capital Markets, Global
Commodities and Trading, Compliance and Risk
Management, and Financial Technology. Each practice has
its own dedicated team, guaranteeing a highly specialized

Founded in 2007 in Hong Kong to focus on senior front
office placements in the Asian financial markets, Pemberton
Stewart quickly established itself as a market leader. Today
we have offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, and recently
expanded our geographical focus into Europe with a new
London office.
Phil Pemberton co-founded Pemberton Stewart with partner Aaron Stewart in 2007. His dedication and foresight has helped make Pemberton Stewart one of the most sought-after boutique search firms in the region. Phil continues to service a core group of clients, including tier-one investment banks, multi-billion AUM hedge funds and regional banks. He has a track record of completing strategic senior mandates at C-suite level , global and regional head level.

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Andrew Westmacott leads Pemberton Stewart's Global Markets practice. Since joining the firm in 2009 he has been responsible for overseeing and executing significant, senior assignments across various facets of Global Markets Global Markets. His expertise includes credit, rates and FX , across sales, trading, structuring, quant and research groups in Asia, the UK and the US.
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Tom Gregory-Smith heads our Investment Banking and Capital Markets practice, Tom specializes in sector and country coverage, debt and equity capital markets (including loans and financing), M&A and corporate finance. He has successfully recruited for all levels of senior management over the past eight years and has been consistently ranked highly in the Asiamoney head hunter polls.
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Charlie Lang oversees all operational aspects of the firm. As part of the leadership team she is responsible for developing and overseeing our people and client growth strategies. Charlie has over 15 years of recruitment experience working both as a search consultant and in-house at Goldman Sachs. She has worked in London, Tokyo and Hong Kong, and has experience overseeing recruitment strategies in financial services including equities, global markets, private wealth and asset management.
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George Johnson runs the Global Commodities practice. He leads and executes global front office searches for trading houses, financial institutions and industrials. George established Pemberton Stewart as the commodities search leader for the region, while managing our Singapore office. He relocated back to the UK in 2016 to head the London office and globalise the commodities business.
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Aaron Stewart co-founded Pemberton Stewart with Phil Pemberton in 2007. Previously, he spent five years with Pelham Search Pacific, a boutique financial markets search firm. He built his career by developing long standing client relationships and placing C-suite level candidates across Global Markets, Sales and Trading for global investment banks. Aaron continues to operate in partnership with Phil and support the management team in a non-executive capacity.
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