Managing Director - Financial Services Search
Ross Cohen is a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Financial Services Search practice. He joined the firm in 2017 working initially in Accounting & Finance Search, and in 2020 Ross began building out the Financial Services arm of the firm. Ross is responsible for the growth of the firm’s practice in Investment Banking, Private Equity, Hedge Fund, Investment Management, Investor Relations, Corporate Development, Real Estate and the Alternatives arenas.
Before joining StevenDouglas, Ross began his recruiting career with a global recruiting firm in New York, NY, where he led the financial services research team and worked on senior-level searches across fixed income, equities, currencies, commodities, investment banking, corporate banking and capital markets businesses for major sell-side and buy-side firms throughout the US, South America and Europe. Prior to his career in search, Ross was an Equity Research Associate for Lazard Capital Markets in New York. Combining his experience on Wall Street with his time in financial services search gives him instant credibility in understanding both candidate and client needs.
Ross received a Masters in International Business and a Bachelors in Economics from the University of Florida. When he’s not working, Ross enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf and traveling.