About Us

Alexander Lort is an independent financial services recruitment specialist. Our firm has been providing a bespoke service to clients and candidates since 1995. During the last 23 years we have provided recruitment services to many of the most recognised names in the city. Our expertise covers, sales and distribution,marketing,operations Information technology and compliance.

Our boutique firm has a rich history in recruitment and an in depth knowledge of the evolution of London’s financial services market which extends pre -Financial services act, with most of the firm having worked in the industry prior to recruitment. Alexander Lort’s experience coupled with high levels of expertise allows us to really understand the differing needs of individual clients and candidates.

We continue to provide top talent in the highly regulated sectors of, personal financial advice, stockbroking, private client investment management, Funds, Insurance, Life Assurance, The London Market, Broking, Professional Services, Commercial, Consumer and Asset Finance. Some of the best known names in all these areas of financial services call on Alexander Lort .

Experience Counts

When you talk with a consultant from Alexander Lort, you’re talking to someone who speaks your language, – the language of finance, the language of employment and the language of success. That’s because, almost without exception, our consultants have been on your side of the desk. We know what you want, and we’ll work hard to make sure we find it for you. That’s because we can only succeed by helping you succeed.

Whether you are an organisation recruiting or looking for human resources support, or whether you’re an individual wanting a challenging and rewarding new opportunity, Alexander Lort can help.

For Clients

When you’re running an organisation, you need great people to choose from. At Alexander Lort we make sure you only see people that match your requirements, and fit your environment. Our service doesn’t just stop with recruitment of permanent placements, we can provide contractors and interim assignments, along with HR Consulting. We have an in-depth understanding of the regulated advisory market, from sole traders to national wealth advisers.

For Candidates

We have long term relationships with some of the top employers in the UK and increasingly European financial services markets. If you’re working in any area of finance, if you are talented and you’re ambitious to move on to new pastures and new challenges, then we should talk.

Martin Mulligan-McArthur

People are the key to success.

There’s no doubt that success in the financial market place is people-driven.

If you can recruit those who combine technical expertise, strong interpersonal skills and a dash of entrepreneurship, your organisation will succeed.

When you’re running an organisation, you need great people to choose from. At Alexander Lort we make sure you only see people that match your requirements, and fit your environment. Our service simplifies and takes the pain out of the hiring process. We manage the sensitive resignation and counter-offer process we leave no stone unturned until you get your chosen candidate.