5 Key Takeaways from Hiring Trends in European Private Equity

  • March 31, 2020

We recently compiled our yearly report on the 2019 movements of private equity investment professionals in London. To receive a copy of the Report straight to your inbox, email

Here are five notable takeaways from the report: 

  • Over half of junior new entrants to the space in 2019 were from banking and advisory backgrounds.
  • The American bulge bracket banks Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and JP Morgan accounted for 40% of all junior banking moves.
  • French was the most represented non-English language.
  • Nearly one in three new entrant hires were female.
  • The average experience for new entrants is 4.5 years of total previous experience. 


Discover the full ‘H2 Hiring Report: European Credit’ to gain access to recent moves of investment professionals, a look into hiring trends in H2 2019, as well as insight into what to expect in 2020. If you’d like to receive the full report, please email Sam Reynolds at