Michael Shields

Michael.ShieldsFollowing graduation, Michael began his career within a US financial institution specialising in Institutional Foreign Exchange and International Payments. Michael has subsequently spent the last thirteen years within HR Recruitment, focussing on senior level hiring activity across all disciplines that form the Human Resources function.

Due to his early background, he has developed a strong understanding of both Financial Services and Professional Services and has historically focussed on appointments across these industry verticals. This has included successfully completed assignments on both a retained and contingent basis across; Investment Banking, Asset & Wealth Management, Private Banking, Insurance & Re-Insurance, Inter-Dealer Brokers and Magic Circle Law Firms.

Michael lives in rural Bedfordshire with his wife and two daughters along with Cassie the Cocker Spaniel. He enjoys spending as much time as possible with his family and has a broad array of interests including tennis, cycling and watching Rugby Union.