Simon Lewis

Founder/Managing director

Simon founded SLA Executive Search in 2016 and was the pioneer of the “pipeline recruiting” concept. Previously, he was Head of the Financial Services practice in the US and Board Member for the global recruitment firm, Page Group, with whom he established successful offices in London, Hong Kong, Tokyo and New York - where he has been recruiting for the last twelve years. Simon has built a strong network at the senior level and has made successful senior placements in investment banking, private equity, private debt-funds, investor relations and family office roles.

Simon comes equipped with extensive knowledge in the recruitment space and has spoken on multiple panels on topics such as Recruiting, Succession Planning, and Human Resources. Born and raised in the United Kingdom, Simon holds dual-citizenship in the U.S. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and two daughters. 

Simon graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Reading University in the U.K., with a concentration on Human Geography.