David Barrett Partners

David Barrett Partners

Elizabeth Havens Joins David Barrett Partners' New York Office

New York City (July 24, 2015) -- David Barrett Partners (DBP) is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Havens has joined the firm in their New York Office. Elizabeth comes from a boutique search firm where she co-led the firm's asset and private wealth management practice. During her tenure, she placed senior investment and distribution professionals at both boutique and global firms.

Upon Elizabeth's joining the team, managing partner David Barrett noted, "Elizabeth is an outstanding search professional whose alternatives and wealth management industry experience will be very accretive to our team. We are delighted to have Elizabeth on board and look forward to the contributions she will make to the continued success of our clients."

"I'm excited to join such a well-known and respected firm," said Elizabeth Havens. "This is a great opportunity for me to work alongside many of the best recruiters in the industry and to help continue to build the firm's reputation globally".

Elizabeth spent over ten years within investment management, most recently as a founding member and Vice President of Busara Advisors, an investment firm which advised and invested in emerging manager hedge funds. She played a dual role and was responsible for establishing relationships with pension funds, endowments, foundations and investment consultants, as well as worked with the Chief Investment Officer to source and analyze hedge funds.

Prior to Busara, Elizabeth worked in Morgan Stanley's Private Wealth Division in San Francisco where she advised high net-worth families and individuals on all aspects of wealth preservation, financial planning and trust and estate preparation. Elizabeth began her career at Goldman Sachs in New York in the Portfolio Advisory Group and spent time in Investment Research, Real Estate Principal Investing and Private Wealth Divisions.

Elizabeth holds an MBA from the Wharton School of Business and a BA in Political Economics (magna cum laude) from Barnard College/Columbia University. She is a recipient of both the Goldman Sachs Scholarship for Excellence Award and Morgan Stanley's MBA Fellowship.

About David Barrett Partners
David Barrett Partners is a boutique retained executive search firm specializing exclusively in investment and wealth management recruiting. Founded in 2005, the firm has grown to a team of thirteen consultants in New York, Boston and London, who have over 175 years of combined global buy-side recruiting experience. The firm partners closely with clients in recruiting exceptional senior leadership talent across all functional disciplines in the investment and wealth management marketplace. Their experience spans institutional, mutual fund and high net worth organizations; hedge funds and funds of funds; endowments, foundations, and plan sponsors; and family offices.


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