Risk

With vast experience and an enviable network of professionals and businesses, we are a trusted risk recruiter. 

Explore risk recruitment


Global experts in risk recruitment since 1989

Operating globally through an international network of offices and proven pipelines of talent, we are a respected and trusted risk search and recruitment consultancy. 

We recruit across all risk disciplines, supporting law firms, financial services companies and corporate and commercial businesses. We recruit at every level, from analysts through to chief risk officers. 

benefits

By choosing to work with us, you will benefit from: 

Genuine global reach

Through 13 global offices we have completed projects in more than 55 locations. Through our extensive network we can consistently deliver in your search for talent 

An unrivalled track record

We place hundreds of risk specialists into new roles every year globally. We are a recruitment partner you can trust

Market longevity

We pioneered the first recruitment consultancies in numerous global locations. We offer local market knowledge at a global scale

Focused expertise

We are a specialist search and recruitment consultancy, dedicated to the risk profession. We speak your language and understand your markets 

Tailored services

We tailor our services to suit your needs and goals. Typically, they include contingent and retained search, permanent, temporary and interim recruitment as well as consultancy solutions


Roles we typically recruit for include:

Chief risk officer
Risk director
Head of risk
Risk manager

Quantitative manager
Risk analyst
Quantitative analyst
Senior market risk analyst

Market risk project manager
Credit manager
Special counsel  

Meet the team

Aman Kumar

Senior Consultant | Compliance

London, Netherlands, UK

Balquis Hussein

Associate Director | Risk and Compliance

London, UAE, UK

Brogan McDougall

Associate Director | Risk and Compliance

London, UK

Giulia Natale

Senior Consultant | Law Firms

Italy

Hamish Richmond

Manager | Head of Ireland

Ireland

Jide Chinsman

Director | Privacy, Audit and Compliance

London, UK

Julian Stone

Partner

Ireland, London, UK, US

Miya Toh 杜心慧

Associate Director | Head of Risk and Compliance

Singapore

Parvyez Salam

Director | Risk and Compliance

London, UK

Philippa Anderson

Partner | Risk and Compliance

London, UK

Samantha Fong

Partner | Head of Hong Kong and North Asia

China, Hong Kong

Sultan Afzal

Executive Director | Risk and Compliance

London, UAE, UK

Theresa Pang 彭爱真

Executive Director | Head of In-house Legal | South East Asia

Singapore

Victoria King

Associate Director | In-house Legal

UAE

Resources

  • Career Advice

Australian legal industry Partner movements report | FY23 Q2

  • Posted February 2, 2023
Partner Perspectives – FY 23 Q2 Taylor Root is pleased to present our insights into the latest partner moves across Australia for the second quarter of the 2023 financial year, October 2022 to December 2022, via our interactive web-based format, Taylor Root Partner Perspectives. The below analysis covers most of the lateral partner and team […]
  • Moving jobs

Make the move down under. Australian recruitment market update.

  • Posted January 12, 2023
As we start 2023, the global economic outlook remains gloomy. Despite increased expense and inflation pressure, a recession here in Australia is predicted to be softer than what will be experienced in other national economies. The Australian legal industry has shown itself to be quite resilient in the face of near-constant change and steep challenges. […]
  • Market Insight

Australian legal industry Partner movements update | FY23 Q1

  • Posted November 28, 2022
Partner Perspectives Series – FY23 Q1 Taylor Root is pleased to present our insights into the latest Partner moves across Australia for the first quarter of the 2023 financial year, July 2022 to September 2022, via our interactive web-based format, Taylor Root Partner Perspectives. The below analysis covers most of the movements in the market of […]
  • Career Advice

Making a move to a fintech as the first legal hire

  • Posted November 21, 2022
Taylor Root Director, Asha Morzaria recently spoke with Anastasia Demetriou, General Counsel and Company Secretary at IFX Payments. They discussed topics around her career, moving in-house, what challenges she’s faced in the market, advice she would give to those looking to move into a high growth environment and the particular attributes she looks for when […]
  • Career Advice

Key questions and answers for junior lawyers looking to build a career in-house: part two

  • Posted October 18, 2022
Recently, Georgie Miller hosted our ‘the growing market for junior in-house lawyers webinar’ and they were joined by three fantastic panellists, one of which was Victoria Davies | Legal Director | Twitter UK. After the event, I decided to delve more into the subject with Victoria to further discuss how best to build and develop a career as an […]
  • General counsel

How can General Counsel navigate the future of retail?

  • Posted October 13, 2022
Taylor Root recently hosted an engaging roundtable breakfast led by guest chair, Ruth Daniels, General Counsel at Superdry. We welcomed over 20 General Counsel across a breadth of retail and FMCG businesses. Chatham House Rule allowed our attendees to speak freely about how their companies have handled situations, whilst sharing best practices and ideas about […]
  • Career Advice

Key questions and answers for junior lawyers looking to build a career in-house

  • Posted October 11, 2022
Recently, Georgie Miller hosted our ‘the growing market for junior in-house lawyers webinar’ and they were joined by three fantastic panellists, one of which was Kunaal Wharfe | Deputy General Counsel | Dentu International. After the event, I decided to delve more into the subject with Kunaal to further discuss how best to build and develop a […]
  • Career Advice

Take your legal career to London

  • Posted October 11, 2022
We recently held our ‘Take your legal career to London’ webinar, hosted by Priya Shah and Hela Boussif, who were joined by Holly O’Connell, Legal Advisor at FirstGroup Plc and David Harrigan, Interim Deputy General Counsel. The session discussed the current in-house interim, legal job market and career development opportunities and explored the logistics around […]
  • In-house

How to improve job descriptions to attract and retain legal talent

  • Posted October 10, 2022
In the war for talent, it is worth looking at ways to upgrade your job description to attract the top legal minds, improve diversity of applications and engage with employees in a more meaningful way. The trick is to balance providing enough information to entice and explain clearly what the role will involve whilst not […]
  • Moving jobs

Australia Awaits

  • Posted October 7, 2022
If you’re a qualified lawyer and want to relocate to a sun, surf, and sand lifestyle, then there is no better time to experience living and working in Australia. The golden country continues to go from strength to strength and is predicted to avoid the global recession the world is now facing. Our Australian law […]
People in a meeting

Banking and financial services legal market update

  • Posted October 4, 2022
Where to begin to summarise the last 12 months in the financial services and banking legal markets? Here is a brief overview from Taylor Root’s perspective.
  • Market Insight

Australian Legal Industry Partner Movements Update | FY22 Q1-Q4

  • Posted October 3, 2022
Partner Perspectives – FY 22 – Q1 to Q4 Taylor Root is pleased to present our insights into the latest partner moves across Australia, July 2021 to June 2022, via our interactive web-based format, Taylor Root Partner Perspectives. The below analysis covers most of the movements of lateral partners and teams in Q4 of the financial […]

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