Team 

Ed Chamberlain, Partner

Euan Corbett, Partner

Charles Morrison, Associate Director

Oliver Noye, Senior Associate

Arfan Akhtar, Senior Associate

Kyna Harmon, Senior Associate

Robert Cameron, Senior Associate

Philip Hodson, Senior Associate

Hamish Smellie, Associate

Jose Retemal, Executive

Sophie Wood, Office Manager

 Verity Saunders, Executive Assistant

Ed Chamberlain, Partner

BA Honours, Architecture 
Specialist focus: Private Equity

Ed.Chamberlain@altus-partners.com

Ed is a Private Equity specialist, and deals with a focused, non-conflicted client-base, ranging from large institutional funds to specialist Venture Capital investors. He has completed hundreds of mandates for funds across the globe. 
Ed started his career with European firm Parker Bridge. He was then a founding member of Investigo (a Virgin fast-track business), which grew from 4 people to, currently, over 200, before its sale. He helped establish a further search firm in 2006, before identifying a gap within the market and setting up Altus Partners in 2009. Ed is also a co-founder and major shareholder of the specialist recruitment firm C&C Search.

Euan Corbett, Partner
BSc Honours, Retail & Business Management 
Specialist focus: Private Equity

Euan.Corbett@altus-partners.com

Euan is a Private Equity specialist, and over several years has developed a core client-base, ranging from UK-focused Private Equity funds to major Buyout investors.
Euan started his career on the renowned management scheme at Aldi, where he managed the operations for multiple stores. He relocated to London to join a specialist financial services search firm, Alan Mitchell. After several years there, and having established his reputation, he moved to Altus Partners. He now sits on the Board of Altus Partners and is a key figure in the firm’s strategy and operations.

Charles Morrison, Associate Director 
MA Oxon, Classics 
Specialist focus: Asset Management & Hedge Funds

Charles.Morrison@altus-partners.com

Since moving from fund management to executive search, Charles has completed numerous mandates for a range of Hedge Funds and Asset Managers across Europe. He has a deep understanding of the industry and the nuances of various product strategies, along with a vast network of candidates that fit these strategies and respective investment teams. Charles’ first step in his financial services career was with Cazenove Capital Management, in their Private Wealth Management division. He then went on to join a specialist debt fund, Beechbrook Capital, where he held a key role in raising their first institutional fund, and also worked heavily on their successful second fund. He subsequently left to join Altus Partners in 2012 to utilise the network and knowledge he had developed while working in the industry.

Oliver Noye, Senior Associate
MSc Economic Geography
Specialist focus: Investment Banking  

Oliver.Noye@altus-partners.com

Oliver has worked across Investment Banking and Private Equity since joining Altus Partners and, now specialises on clients within the Investment Banking sector. He has been with the firm for several years, joining after graduation, and has built an enviable network across the industry. 

Arfan Akhtar, Senior Associate
Specialist focus: Asset Management & Hedge Funds

Arfan@altus-partners.com

Arfan is a key member of the Hedge Funds and Asset Management practice, working with clients internationally, and primarily focusing on investing and research mandates. Arfan began his career with one of the world’s largest recruitment groups, Randstad. Working across Real Assets and Finance he completed a number of searches before moving to High Finance Group (HFG) in 2012. Within HFG, he set up the Asset Management desk, and built it to become a core offering within the business. With a very well established client-base, he moved to Altus in 2016 to be a part of a firm with this sector at the core of its focus.

Kyna Harmon, Senior Associate 

BSc Honours Photographic Journalism  
Specialist focus: Portfolio

Kyna.Harmon@altus-partners.com

Kyna is an experienced Consultant with a strong track record of delivering for clients, which include single hires to team build-outs. She started his career with Eximius Group where she was consistently one of their highest performers, working with major Asset Management and Banking names. Having developed an enviable portfolio of clients she joined Altus Partners in 2016, so she could take her financial services knowledge within a specialist Search firm. She now works in the Altus Partners Portfolio practice, working with a team of experienced consultants’ delivering search solutions in finance and operations.

Robert Cameron, Senior Associate 
BA Honours, Sociology 
Specialist focus: Private Equity 

Robert.cameron@altus-partners.com

Robert is a Private Equity specialist Consultant and he has completed a number of mandates in the sector, focused on investment and fundraising proffesionals. Robert joined Altus Partners in 2015 from another search firm, where he also covered mandates within Private Equity.

Philip Hodson, Senior Associate 
MA English & LLB Law
Specialist focus: Portfolio

Philip.Hodson@altus-partners.com

Philip is a specialist within the Portfolio practice focused on Commerce & Industry searches for senior finance proffesionals. Philip was previously a Business Manager for Page Executive Search, where he completed numerous mandates for finance professionals in a range of diverse sectors and businesses. 

Hamish Smellie, Associate 
BSc Honours, Avionic Systems Engineering
Specialist focus: Portfolio

Hamish.Smellie@altus-partners.com

Hamish joined Altus Partners in 2016, previously spending two years running a start-up company. Having joined the company as a Researcher, supporting on a range of searches, Hamish has since been promoted to Associate and now works in the Altus Partners Portfolio practice, working with a team of experienced consultants’ delivering search solutions in finance and operations.

Jose Retamal, Executive
BSc Honours, Economics
Specialist focus: Generalist

Jose.Retamal@altus-partners.com

Jose graduated in Economics and then went on to complete his Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) at BPP. Whilst studying he interned at Clifford Chance, Taylor Wessing and Delta Executive Search. He joined Altus Partners in 2017. 

Sophie Wood, Office Manager

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