Looking for your next steps?

We offer unrivalled access to the most progressive firms in the wealth management industry, helping you find a challenging, dynamic and rewarding role and negotiate your next career move.

If you are a family office, private banking, trust office, wealth or investment management professional, we can help you find your next position with one of the leading firms in the industry. We are not interested in candidates who are happy to exist in the middle ground, afraid to challenge the status quo. We only work with the top 10% of candidates, those who thrive in a performance culture and are always looking for new ways to excel. We can offer you the opportunity to work with some of the most exciting and innovative firms in the industry, gaining direct access to the top positions. Our client list is broad, varied and unparalleled.

We are actively searching for exceptional candidates

Why Choose Us?

Somers Partnership focuses on matching firms with highly qualified wealth management professionals, looking at the needs of both clients and candidates to ensure the best possible pairing. In doing so, we strive to provide the highest quality experience for our candidates, which is why many individuals work with us throughout their career journey.



We offer candidates direct access to some of the most progressive firms in the wealth management industry and the most exclusive family offices, providing you with a route to success that is open to only a select few.



The Somers process is known for being rigorous and demanding. As a result, only the most competent candidates pass our selection criteria, giving you unrivalled access to the top positions.



With over 20 years of experience in wealth management recruitment, we have built a reputation for excellence that makes us the first choice for firms looking to recruit new talent and you have access to all of them.



We specialise in recruiting outstanding candidates and we are only interested in industry leaders who are highly capable and extremely profitable. We work with individuals, listening to their needs and helping to ensure that they have access to an environment where they are valued and given room to grow.



Working with Somers Partnership is a guarantee that you will have the opportunity to strive for the most exciting positions within the wealth management sector, whilst helping you to negotiate a move that works for you on every level.



We firmly believe that a company lives or dies by the strength of its team and thats why we hire the best people to work with us here at Somers Partnership. Our team are second to none and we work together to deliver consistent, unrivalled results for our clients.

Don't just take our word for it

Rupert Phelps

Partner, Family Office Services, Smith & Williamson

“The Somers Partnership combine proven expertise in search with demonstrable integrity. They are rare in having a deep and effective understanding of SFOs, as well as MFOs and the wider wealth management sector.”

Alasdair Ogilvy

Key Clients Lloyds TSB Private Banking

"I have known and worked with Mark and his team since 2006. His knowledge of his market is profound and his professional behaviour exemplary. He combines great communication skills with forensic research of the private banking sector and a consequent ability to match individuals to organisations with accuracy and realistic expectations for all parties concerned. I recommend him highly."

Sebastian Dovey

Managing Partner Scorpio Partnership Limited

"The Somers Partnership have a strong ability to take the long term view in identifying candidates that will add value to a business. This is an expertise from which we have benefitted."

We recruit for the best


Current Opportunities

Searching for your next career move? Find your ideal role with Somers Partnership...


We are actively searching for Rainmaker candidates for a number of roles, find out more about our current opportunities...


Past Mandates

Somers Partnership recruit for the best, finding ideal candidates for C-Suite and Front Office positions...


We have worked with the most progressive Wealth Management, Private Banking, PCIM and Family Office firms in the world...

The Somers Process

Our recruitment methods are extremely meticulous to ensure that you are matched with the company that is right for you and where you will have an opportunity to shine.


We use comprehensive, competency-based interviewing techniques to identify the candidates who fall within the top 10%. These are separate from the position-specific interviews and are used by us to gather a complete picture of your competencies and distinct personality.


We excel in matching candidates to firms and only select opportunities where you and the business will be compatible. With this method, you can be sure that you will be interviewing for the positions that align with your career goals, not a randomised selection.


Once you have passed the selection criteria for the business and have been offered the position, we negotiate with the firm on your behalf to ensure you receive the best renumeration package possible. Thanks to our established relationships with many of the leading financial institutions in the UK, we take the uncertainty out of the negotiation process.

What are you waiting for?

Have you ever wondered what it is like to work for a family office? In our new book 'How to work for a Billionaire', Mark Somers gives you exclusive insight into the often secretive world of family offices, featuring advice from our clients, the Principals of family offices and the people who work for them. With chapters on the different roles in a family office and how to secure one, including how to ace the interview process, this is a must read for anyone looking to work in a family office.

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