Executive Search

Bailey Executive is a boutique executive search firm providing bespoke solutions to Australia’s investment banks, private capital, funds management and corporate clients.

Integrity and authenticity are at the core of everything we do. Given our boutique structure, we are able to provide a highly personalised and considered experience for both clients and candidates.

Our ability to understand our client’s business at a visceral level, allows us to complete challenging assignments promptly and efficiently. This in-depth knowledge of their specific requirements, combined with our broad network of high-calibre candidates, generated over many years, ensures our targeted searches are brought to a speedy and successful conclusion.

We partner collaboratively with clients and candidates across Australia and internationally within these industries:

Banking & Markets

  • Trading/Sales/Structuring/CVA
  • Research
  • Governance
  • Capital & Loan Markets

Funds Management

  • Asset Management
  • Alternative Investment


  • Direct Selling
  • C-Suite
  • Sales & Marketing

Vincent Bailey - Founder & Managing Partner

Vincent founded Bailey Executive in 2005. With over 20 years in executive search, Vincent’s has completed multiple high-profile assignments across Global Markets, Funds Management and Investment Banking in Australia, Asia and the United Kingdom.

Prior to establishing Bailey Executive, Vincent was Managing Director for the Australian arm of leading UK recruitment business. In addition to running the business, he personally completed search assignments across Fixed Income, Equities, Investment Banking and Funds management.

Before entering the recruitment industry in 1998, Vincent spent over 10 years working as a Senior Credit trader for leading Investment banks in London. Vincent consolidated both his experience in trading and recruitment to commence Bailey Executive to develop a ‘best in class’ Financial Services Executive Search firm.



Established in 2005. We understand your business. We know what works and what doesn’t.


With a 30 year track record in the Financial Services industry, we can truly lay claim to the fact that we have previously had proven careers in global capital markets.


We search for exceptional talent focusing on capability and innovation.


Our ability to understand our client's business is one of the reasons we complete challenging assignments promptly and efficiently.