Rochelle Schumer, President/Co-Founder of R&L Associates, Ltd. is excited to announce the placement of Amanda H. Grant as a Partner in the Investment Management Practice of Calibre One. Based in New York, Ms. Grant will further strengthen Calibre One’s successful financial services business.

Ms. Grant brings a breadth of experience in senior leadership roles at global financial service clients, coupled with a proven track record of search and consulting success. Leveraging her extensive Distribution Leadership Expertise, she complements the firm’s growing expertise in investment management and strengthens their go-to-market business for private equity, venture capital, fintech, and traditional asset management.

“We are delighted to be part of the growth of Calibre One’s Financial Services business,” stated Ms. Schumer.  “We love to help our clients build out new industry practices and enhance existing ones. Calibre One has an amazing team! Building on our diverse industry expertise in Executive Search, we are able to cull our decades of search experience to develop the best talent in our marketplace.”

Ms. Grant has over 25 years’ experience in investment management leadership. Most recently, she served as Managing Partner at an executive search boutique specializing in talent management for the asset and wealth management industry. Prior to that, she served as Managing Director, Head of Global Institutional Client Service, and was a member of the Operating Committee at Columbia Management (now Columbia Threadneedle), a global asset manager, where she helped facilitate the firm’s sale from Bank of America to Ameriprise Financial. During her tenure she also managed the acquisition of $2.3 billion in client contributions and new accounts from existing clients. Prior to Columbia Management, Ms. Grant served as a Managing Director, Head of Global Relationship Management, and was a member of the Executive Committee at Babson Capital Management. Ms. Grant served in senior client management leadership roles for more than two decades, first at Oppenheimer Capital, followed by Mitchell Hutchins, before co-founding, Curant Associates, an asset management distribution consulting firm, in 2001. She's also the proud Founder and CEO of USAdopt, the first national US adoption consultancy.

SOURCE: R&L Associates, Ltd.