Lisa Newey


A seasoned capital markets professional with 15 years of experience at leading global investment dealers, coupled with more than a decade of financial services recruitment, Lisa brings a unique depth of knowledge to her role. She is based in Toronto and focuses exclusively on the recruitment of C-suite and other senior professionals within asset management, investment banking, capital markets, private investments, wealth, and fintech.

Lisa Newey

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Lisa joined DHR Global when her award-winning recruitment firm, exclusively focused on Canadian financial markets, merged into the DHR platform. She brings her reputation as a trusted and responsive client partner, coupled with her prior roles in full-cycle financial markets recruiting. Most recently, she served as Managing Director with a specialty boutique that was dedicated to capital markets search. Previously, Lisa was also a key member of the Financial Services Practice of one of the largest global search firms, where she specialized in executing searches for critical leadership roles.

Lisa has a deep and enduring interest in the complex dynamics of the financial services industry. Her intellectual curiosity in the space drives her high level of diligence and enthusiasm for executive search within the sector.

Lisa holds a Bachelor of Engineering Science (Civil) degree, and an MBA, both from Western University in Ontario, Canada, and is a licensed professional engineer (P.Eng.).

In the words of clients

“Lisa is one of the best, if not the best, search professionals I have ever had the privilege of partnering with. Not only is Lisa’s industry knowledge second to none, it is also important to acknowledge Lisa’s ability to forge deep and long lasting client relationships.”

Recruitment Relationship Manager with a top-five European-headquartered multinational bank

Financial Services

DHR provides global executive search and recruitment services for banks of all sizes, asset and wealth management firms, capital markets, hedge funds, endowments and foundations, private equity and venture capital firms, insurance companies, broker-dealers, real estate firms, specialty finance companies and other diversified financial services organizations, including mortgage, financial technology and payment firms.
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Asset & Wealth Management

DHR’s Asset and Wealth Management group is widely recognized within the investment industry for our comprehensive knowledge of the companies with whom we partner. Our clients include global investment management firms, as well as boutique firms with specialized products and specific market segments. We also partner well with institutional and/or retail-oriented firms in all asset classes.
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Global Banking and Markets

Faced with global and granular demands, banking executives must understand how today’s events will reshape tomorrow, whether they take place down the street or halfway around the world. DHR’s global Banking and Markets group brings a thorough and consultative approach…
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