Emma Telford is a member of the firm’s Technology Officers Practice, based in London. She specializes in recruiting CIO and CTO talent, working broadly across industries, with a particular focus on assignments within the Financial Services sector. With over 10 years of executive search experience and an extensive background in research, she is a trusted client advisor, working closely with industry leaders both regionally and internationally. Prior to her current role, Emma worked extensively to recruit senior-level investment professionals and advisors for the leading private equity funds, real estate investors, asset managers and investment banks.
Emma joined Russell Reynolds Associates from an emerging online headhunting platform, where she focused on recruiting for roles in real estate and financial services. She was previously a Consultant at a leading boutique search firm, working across the investment banking, private equity, real estate and alternative investment areas. Emma began her career in Pan-European Equity Sales at Goldman Sachs.
Education & Affiliations
Emma holds an MA, with honors, in art and architectural history from the University of Edinburgh.
Financial Services, Executive Search