Rob Wootton is a member of the firm’s Private Equity and Global Financial Services teams. He advises clients and leads executive searches for funds, with a particular focus on senior-level investment and capital raising leaders, group functions, operating partners and senior industry advisors. He has partnered with large and mid-cap funds across Europe and cross-sector. Rob is based in London.
Rob joined Russell Reynolds Associates from a boutique executive search and advisory firm, where he led senior-level assignments for firms across illiquid investing strategies including Credit, Private Equity and Hybrid Funds. He initially joined the firm in New York before returning to London. Prior to this, Rob was with AlphaSights, an information services and intelligence firm, joining at inception and leading the firm’s Investment Management practice in Europe. He began his career in market research at WPP.
Education & Affiliations
Rob holds a BSc in business management and an MSc in international business finance and economics from the University of East Anglia.