About Us

RAW Search is a specialised recruitment firm dedicated to delivering tailored talent solutions globally across Risk, Quant and Fintech markets.


Redefining accountability in recruitment

Our purpose is to elevate the standards in Financial Services search. We achieve this by addressing recruitment challenges, mitigating the pitfalls of poor hiring decisions, and delivering customised recruitment solutions that are not only effective but also uphold our commitment to full accountability.


Excellence Through Expertise

Drawing upon decades of market expertise, human-centric headhunting methodologies, cutting-edge data-driven technology, and science-backed personality profiling, our mission is to redefine the standard for effortless, cost-effective, and enduring recruitment solutions one placement at a time.


Shaping the Future of Financial Services Recruitment

Our vision is to be at the forefront of Financial Services talent acquisition, pioneering innovative approaches and reshaping industry norms, setting a higher standard for executive recruitment.

Our Values

Our unwavering commitment to our work fuels a powerful drive to achieve not just placements but also positive outcomes for everyone involved.
We hold ourselves to the utmost ethical standards, fostering trust and transparency with both clients and candidates in every facet of our work.
We take full ownership of our actions and results, bearing the responsibility for the success of our placements and the satisfaction of all stakeholders.
We deeply appreciate diversity in all its dimensions and are committed to conducting recruitment with fairness and inclusivity at its core.

Meet Our Founders

Allister Richardson

Allister Richardson

Co Founder & Managing Director
Paul Walton

Paul Walton

Co Founder & Managing Director