Principle Partners has an impeccable track record in partnering with some of the world’s most renowned investment management and technology firms, hiring top-tier talent across front, middle and back office.

Hedge Funds

Hedge funds are in our DNA. Since 2009, we have worked with funds across all strategies, sizes, and growth stages to identify and recruit top talent.

Like the funds we serve, we recognise that people are our alpha. Our close connectivity to the global markets gives us and our partners the edge in hiring.

We work relentlessly across the markets to uncover, connect with, and hire the best people in this industry.

Hedge Fund Strategies

We cover the entire spectrum of roles in front, middle and back office, across all strategies.


Fundamental long/short


Event-driven/activist investing


Fixed income relative value

Directional and global macro

Emerging and developed markets


Distressed and special situations

High yield

Investment grade


High frequency trading

Index arbitrage/rebalancing

Factor modelling

Asset Management & Family Offices

Asset management has been our core coverage since Principle Partners was founded and our unwavering focus has given us one of the best placement track records in Asia. Over the years, we have extended our coverage into sovereign wealth funds, family offices, endowments and pensions. We have partnered with some of the most established single family offices in Asia in building out their internal investment capabilities and remain deeply involved in family office mandates.

We continue to help our clients build extraordinary teams that deliver results and shape markets.


We cover roles across front, middle and back office.

Front Office

Chief Investment Officer

Portfolio Manager

Research Analyst


Business Development


Client Servicing

Product Specialist

Middle and back office

Risk Management


Legal and Compliance



Private Equity & Venture Capital

Our clients include global and regional funds actively deploying capital across Asia Pacific, with strategies including leveraged buyouts, majority control, growth equity and early stage investments.

We cover investment and portfolio management roles and have a strong network of investment banking and management consulting candidates. We are also committed to assist new funds in Asia by providing market colour and connecting them with the best local talent and overseas returnees.

Private Equity Strategies

We cover the entire spectrum of roles in front, middle and back office, across all strategies.


Leveraged buy-outs

Majority control


Growth equity


Early stage



Investment professionals across all levels of seniority

Post acquisition management consultants and industry experts

Investor relations and capital raising

C-suite at investee companies

Senior Advisers, Board Roles at investee companies


We have a proven track record in sourcing, screening and delivering top technology talent with experience in the hedge fund, private equity, asset management and emerging technology industries.

Our search process is driven by systematic proprietary research, data analytics and high-touch relationship management. We persistently keep up to date with the latest technologies and rapidly developing landscape to best identify the right talent for our clients.

Technology Coverage

We extensively cover the following technology verticals:

CxO and Leadership
Cybersecurity & IT Risk
Data Science & Analytics
Product Management and Development

ESG & Impact Investing

Principle Partners is not only committed to helping our clients build extraordinary teams, but also support their strategies in responsible investing as organisations increasingly incorporate sustainability into their investment frameworks.

We proactively connect with global leaders in the impact investing landscape who have a strong track record in social and environmental impact investing experience across asset classes.

Our team has a demonstrated track record in holistically supporting leading global asset managers and private equity firms to develop their talent capabilities in sustainability, corporate social responsibility, ESG and impact investing.


Sustainable & Green Finance
Impact & Responsible Investments
ESG Advisory
ESG Research & Portfolio Management
Carbon & Nature-based Solutions