Private Equity, Professional & Financial Services

ecaps Private Equity Practice

At ecap, we understand the unique challenges faced by private equity firms and portfolio companies. Our executive search consultants bring extensive experience within the private equity sector, enabling us to navigate the intricacies of talent acquisition both pre and post transaction. We go beyond surface-level searches, utilising our global research team, delving deep into the needs of our clients to identify exceptional leaders who can drive growth, operational excellence, and value creation.

Our dedication to exceptional leadership drives our work with private equity firms and portfolio companies, delivering transformative talent solutions. With deep industry expertise and a global network of experts, we provide unparalleled executive search and talent advisory services tailored specifically for the private equity industry.

At ecap, we have a proven track record of successfully partnering with private equity firms and portfolio companies to identify and place top-tier executives who drive growth, maximize value, and achieve remarkable outcomes. Our extensive experience in the private equity sector has allowed us to build a strong reputation for excellence in executive search. Here is an overview of our track record, showcasing the types of roles we have placed and the companies and situations we have worked with.

We have placed exceptional executives in key leadership positions within private equity-backed companies. These roles often include CEOs, CFOs, COOs, and other C-suite executives as well as NED/Chair roles, these play pivotal roles in driving strategic vision, operational excellence, and value creation.

Our executive search expertise has supported private equity firms and their portfolio companies during transformative phases. Whether it’s a turnaround situation, a growth-focused expansion, or a strategic repositioning, we have identified leaders who possess the vision and skills necessary to navigate complex challenges and achieve outstanding results.

Our track record extends across various industries within the private equity landscape. We have successfully placed executives in sectors such as technology, healthcare, consumer goods, manufacturing, financial services, and more. Our deep industry knowledge allows us to understand the unique demands, nuances, and talent requirements of each sector.

We have a strong global network that enables us to serve private equity firms and portfolio companies across geographies. Our reach extends to both established markets and emerging economies, providing us with the capability to source exceptional talent from diverse regions and cultural backgrounds.

Understanding the investment strategies of private equity firms is crucial to our success. We have a track record of aligning our executive search efforts with the specific investment objectives and growth plans of our clients. Whether it’s identifying leaders for growth equity investments, leveraged buyouts, distressed assets, or other investment strategies, we have consistently delivered talent that aligns with our clients’ unique needs.

Our focus goes beyond transactional placements. We strive to build long-term partnerships with our clients, supporting them in their mission to create value and achieve sustainable growth. We take pride in witnessing the success stories of the executives we have placed, as they make significant contributions to the growth and profitability of private equity-backed companies.

Our track record in private equity executive search is a testament to our commitment to delivering exceptional talent solutions tailored specifically for the demands of the private equity market. We leverage our industry expertise, global network, and rigorous search process to identify executives who possess the right blend of leadership skills, industry experience, and cultural fit for each unique situation.


By partnering with us, private equity firms and portfolio companies gain access to a trusted advisor who understands their specific needs, navigates the complexities of talent acquisition, and consistently delivers exceptional results. Our track record speaks for itself, showcasing our ability to shape the leadership landscape within the private equity sector and drive long-term success for our clients.

Private Equity, Professional & Financial Services Consultants

Aaron Drewitt

Managing Partner

Samir Solanki

Managing Partner

Damian Navas

Managing Partner

Daniel Murphy

Senior Managing Partner

Maria Georgaki

Managing Partner

Aslı Atakulu

Senior Client Partner

Julia Skan

Client Partner


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