SP Executive Recruitment

SIRIUS Partners Hong Kong SAR was established in 2009. Today, the two main Partners are Hubert Tam and Jens E. Soderlund. Drawing on their deep experience within banking and asset management as well as executive search, Hubert and Jens offer the market a fresh, innovative and high calibre search alternative to the Asia Pacific market. Collectively, Hubert and Jens draw on over 20 years of experience in the Financial Executive Search industry and over 21 years of experience in Banking & Finance. Both spent the formative years of their careers working at a variety of Tier 1 financial institutions, in several of the world’s financial capitals, including Hong Kong, London and New York.

Job Posting

  • Index Data Analysis & Quantitative Modelling

    Responsibilities: The candidate will have opportunity to work on innovative financial models, for pricing as well as risk management, utilizing the latest technologies. The candidate will learn about our clients’ needs and validate the quantitative models that fulfill those needs. The members of our team have opportunities to contribute in a broad set of roles […]
    Asset Management, Investment Services
    Hong Kong
    Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Head of ESG Index Business Strategy

    Principal responsibilities: Formulate ESG business strategy and to drive ESG index/data business Research and track ESG trends, monitor ESG industry and regulatory bodies for key changes and identify the relevant implications Assist in the production of research paper to promote ESG indexes/investment Work closely with the partnering agency on the rating model and ESG data […]
    IT / Technology
    Hong Kong
    Posted 2 weeks ago
  • ESG Index Product Development Manager

    Responsibilities Drive the development of ESG Index Series to achieve business goal; Assisting and supporting the product development process, support the execution and launch of new products Assisting and supporting the definition of the business strategy (e.g. target group analysis, product, pricing, reporting, distribution channels) of new products for the Custom Index business line Quickly […]
    Asset Management, Equities
    Hong Kong
    Posted 2 weeks ago
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Our Team

Hubert Tam – Managing Partner

Prior to establishing SIRIUS Partners in late 2009, Hubert worked for two leading executive recruitment firms in Hong Kong– Hudson Global Resources and Huthart & Company, focusing on FICC, Equity, Derivatives, DCM/ECM and various Funds. Previously Hubert worked for JP Morgan and Galaxy Asset Management, collectively gaining 3 years of solid experience in Treasury, Capital Markets and Risk. Hubert has worked and lived in Hong Kong since 2002 and is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. Hubert holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph, Toronto.

Colin Sanders – Managing Director

Colin joined SIRIUS Partners in early 2010 and brings to the company over twenty years of experience in senior management positions, predominantly as a Finance Director/CFO in a diversified range of industries. Not only has he worked in Europe and the USA, Colin has an in-depth knowledge of Asia Pacific, having worked in China, India, Singapore, Philippines, Malaysia, Australia and Hong Kong. Colin has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 1997 and holds an ACA, Chartered Accountant of England & Wales and a BA Hons Law Degree, Essex University.

Jens E. Soderlund – Senior Advisor

Jens joined SIRIUS Partners in 2010, to share responsibility for the Hong Kong office. Previously Jens spent 11 years with Huthart & Company [1998 – 2009], a leading executive recruitment firm based in Hong Kong, as Managing Director and later as Partner. His industry focus spanned Capital Markets, Equity, Treasury, Derivatives, Structured Products, Funds including but not limited to Private Equity, Special Situations/Distressed Debt, DCM/ECM and Corporate & Investment Banking. Prior to his executive search career, Jens gained 18 years of solid Banking experience within the financial sectors of Europe, United States and Asia, working for Chase Manhattan Bank, BG Bank and Den Danske Bank. He held senior positions across portfolio management, distressed debt, capital markets, treasury and commercial banking. Jens has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 1997 and is fluent in English and Danish. Jens holds a BSc, Copenhagen School of Economics & Danish Banking School, Copenhagen.

Karl Laegaard – International Advisor & Managing Director

Karl has a strong international finance background with profound experience gained through various management positions held as CEO, CFO, Board of Director and as headhunter, respectively. His areas of expertise are within the field of Capital, Interim Management and Professional Search. Karl is fluent in Danish, English & German and holds a CA & BSc from Copenhagen Business School and a shipping management school certificate from A.P. Moeller – Maersk A/S, Maersk Line, Denmark.

Methodology of Recruitment

Our search process is flexible, efficient, and most importantly, tailored to the specific needs of the client. Whilst the majority of our assignments are retained, we are flexible and willing to engage on behalf of clients in a variety of ways.

Through each step of the search process, we aim to consistently provide thorough, meaningful and honest advice and feedback that allows our clients to always understand how they are perceived in the market place.

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