The Omerta Group’s Americas Practice is fundamental to driving our client relationships in the US.
Strategic collaboration with our London and Hong Kong offices is key to our success. We operate globally across Asset Management, Hedge Funds, Systematic Markets, Global Markets and Investment Banking & Private Markets.
We partner with our clients to deliver exceptional human capital solutions and market insights across all global verticals, focusing on their critical short-term hiring needs and long-term priorities.
CIO | Portfolio Managers | Analysts | Quants | Distribution | ESG
CIO | Portfolio Managers | Analysts & Strategists | Traders | Economists | Quants | Investor Relations & Sales
Global Systematic Markets.
Systematic Investment Strategies | Systematic Market Making & Execution | Derivative Quantitative Strategies | Frontier Technologies
Global Markets (Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities & Crypto).
FICC | Credit, Interest Rates, FX, Structured Products, Commodities and EM Equities | Cash, Derivatives, Research, Electronic and Prime Services
Investment Banking & Private Markets.
Industry Coverage | M&A | Capital Markets & Leveraged Finance | Restructuring Private Equity | Private Credit | Credit Opportunities | Real Assets | Investor Relations
COO | CRO | CTO | CCO | CFO | Senior Operations & Risk | Treasury & Repo | Technology
Our Track Record
Recent Completed Assignments.
Head of Credit Solutions.
Global Investment Bank
Portfolio Manager, Corporate Credit.
Multi Strat Hedge Fund
Managing Director, Institutional Sales.
Senior Credit Quantitative Trader.
HFT Principal Trading Firm
Head of Convertible Bond Trading.
HFT Principal Trading Firm
Senior Quantitative Researcher, Equities.
Non-Bank Trading Platform
Senior Director, Origination – Private Credit.
Head of eCredit, Americas.
European Investment Bank
Head of FX & EM Sales, Americas.
Japanese Investment Bank
Director, Investment Banking – Technology.
US Investment Bank
Senior Trader, High Yield.
HFT Principal Trading Firm
Portfolio Manager, Structured Products.
Sovereign Wealth Fund
Senior Research Analyst, Technology Equity.
Product Specialist, ESG.
Michael is Head of Americas, leading The Omerta Group’s regional client relationships, strategic development and senior search mandates across Global Markets, Global Systematic Markets, Investment Banking and Asset Management, based in New York.
Michael has had significant global front-office recruiting experience, with his career spanning 20 years working at a strategic level as a talent acquisition leader in the U.S., EMEA and Asia markets. His coverage has included; Global Securities (Equities, Fixed Income & Research), Capital Markets, Investment Banking, Asset Management, International Banking, Transaction Banking, Wealth Management and Shared Services senior recruitment.
Prior to joining Omerta, Michael was a Managing Director at a boutique executive search firm focused on the global financial services industry, where he was responsible for the origination of new business development and execution of searches across global markets and asset management.
Michael’s career has also included senior talent acquisition roles at Citadel, UBS, Credit Suisse, Standard Chartered Bank and Wachovia/Wells Fargo.
Jon, based in the New York office, is part of the firm’s Global Asset Management leadership team, focused on identifying, assessing and hiring senior talent across both, traditional and alternative asset managers. His core expertise stretches across senior leaders, portfolio managers, research analysts, sales & distribution, IR, quantitative professionals and risk managers.
Jon has established and managed relationships with buy side firms for over 20 years, including extensive experience with fundamental credit and equities; event-driven, special situations and distressed; emerging markets; structured corporate and mortgage credit; macro; and quantitative strategies. Jon has also run and executed numerous sell side searches, primarily in corresponding asset classes/markets.
In addition to establishing and building the asset management practice at two previous search firms he worked with, Jon has been part of the senior leadership teams, helping to set and execute firm and/or team strategy, including hiring, training and managing team members.
Prior to search Jon traded derivatives. He studied finance and Asia at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dan joined The Omerta Group in 2019 and leads the Research function, where he supports all firm practice teams for the U.S. operations. He also actively recruits for searches where additional resources are needed. Dan is based in New York.
Prior to joining The Omerta Group, Dan held senior Research positions with a number of global retained search firms, where he most recently served as the Head of Research for the Americas at a major global executive search firm.
Throughout his career, Dan has developed expertise around several areas within Financial Services including Fixed Income, Equities, Foreign Exchange, Investment Banking, Asset Management, Private Equity, Fin Tech, Cash Management/Transaction Banking, and Risk Management, among others. Beyond Financial Services, Dan also has a successful track record and extensive exposure to search assignments for clients in the Payments, Software, Networking, AI and Real Estate spaces.
Dan attended Pennsylvania State University for his undergraduate degree.
Edward joined The Omerta Group in 2021, supporting the Global Markets, Investment Banking and Asset Management practice in New York City. He specializes in all levels of M&A advisory and investment roles across investment banking, asset management, hedge fund and private equity clients.
Prior to joining Omerta, Edward was an Associate Director with a nationwide search firm based in New York. For nearly 10 years he partnered with banks, asset managers, insurance, real estate and fintech firms to support positions across investment/corporate banking, private equity, risk management, compliance, investor relations, sales, and all aspects of middle/back office operations.
Edward studied Finance at Seton Hall University
Leonardo joined the Omerta Group in 2022, supporting quant and investment professional team needs across Global Systematic Markets, Crypto & Digital Assets, Asset Management & Global Markets landscape.
Prior to joining, Leonardo was a Manager with a global search firm based in New York. He partnered with banks, broker dealers, asset managers and fintech firms supporting quant and risk management positions.
Leonardo studied Economics at Montclair State University. He is a fluent speaker of both Spanish and Italian.