TORONTO, April 12, 2022 – DHR Global is pleased to announce that Newey & Co., a Toronto-based search firm with deep expertise in Canadian financial services, has joined the DHR platform. This new partnership will strengthen the firm’s presence in the financial services sector in Canada and beyond.
Lisa Newey, founder of Newey & Co., will join DHR as a Partner with a focus on C-suite roles in the financial industry. Newey brings expertise in Canadian-based searches within asset management, investment banking, institutional sales/trading/research, wealth management, and alternative investments, along with regulatory compliance.
A capital markets veteran with 15 years of institutional equity experience at leading global investment dealers, followed by more than a dozen years in Canadian financial services recruitment, Newey brings a unique depth of knowledge to her role. Under her leadership, Newey & Co. earned a longstanding reputation as a trusted advisor to clients. The firm was recently featured on both Hunt Scanlon’s 2021 Financial Sixty list of leading recruitment firms in financial services and its broader 2021 ranking of top recruiters in Canada.
“We are pleased to welcome Lisa and Newey & Co. to DHR,” said Geoff Hoffmann, CEO of DHR Global. “With her passion and extensive, hands-on financial services industry experience, Lisa truly brings a valuable perspective. Her understanding of the complex nuances of the fast-paced financial services sector will be appreciated by top-quality candidates and DHR clients.”
Newey added, “Like DHR, Newey & Co. has always been known as responsive, flexible, and creative problem-solvers. We now offer to clients’ local expertise based on 25-plus years immersed in the Canadian financial services market, overlaid with the resources and reach of a global Top-10 firm. Our mutual commitment to high-touch service and long-term client relationships completes the picture.”