We specialize in high-touch executive search, placing candidates across financial services. Combining decades of industry-focused executive search experience with advanced recruiting technology and OneWire's talent community, we deliver highly qualified finance candidates and a superior recruiting experience.
Committed to establishing long-term, close partnerships with our clients, we:
Senior Managing Director
Mary Gay is one of the founding members of OneWire and is Senior Managing Director of OneWire Managed Services, the Executive Search division of OneWire. She was previously Managing Director at F.S. von Stade & Associates Executive Search, specializing in private equity, hedge funds, and investment banking.
There is nothing more satisfying than working with clients as they build new teams or new divisions and becoming an integral part of their strategy. The learning curve is infinite whether we are recruiting for CFOs or Investment professionals. I am always looking to present the most relevant and realistic candidates to our clients while networking with leaders and future leaders in the financial industry.— Mary Gay Townsend
Chandler supports the private equity and asset management practice at OneWire Managed Services. She joined OneWire in 2010 as a Corporate Sales Manager, growing recruitment relationships with financial services firms and bringing regional expertise to engagements with Asia-based clients.
I love search because, at its essence, it’s about helping companies build great teams and helping people land opportunities that they would not have had access to otherwise. There’s no greater reward than watching a firm hire the best candidate for the job and knowing that we were a large part in making that happen.— Chandler Holbrook
Kylie supports the financial services group at OneWire Managed Services. Prior to joining the team, Kylie interned at Pershing LLC, a subsidiary of BNY Mellon, in their segment marketing department. She holds a B.A. from Hobart and William Smith College, where she majored in Latin Language and minored in Economics and European Studies.
It is exciting to be a part of such a dedicated team. From the moment the client outlines their needs to meeting each prospect, we are constantly looking for ways to find the best candidate possible. Because no two searches are alike, bringing a search to completion takes both persistence and perseverance. When you can finally meet the client’s expectations by delivering the right person, the hard work really does pay off.— Kylie Hart
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I was very impressed with your professionalism and discretion throughout the entire process. Your market knowledge and sound guidance enabled me to move into a leadership role at VC fund in fewer than 45 days. I would not have been aware of this exceptional opportunity without your insights and support every step of the way.
Thank you. You truly hit it out of the park in managing our recent search. After several shots at this, we simply were spinning our wheels, as was our previous search firm. In the end, because of your dedication, we found a candidate who is better than we had ever hoped and I look forward to working with you again in the future.