Philip Darling


Philip has overall responsibility for business development opportunities and leading and growing our client relationships. He brings to the firm over 23 years’ experience in asset management search and continues to focus on mandates across leadership, client and investment roles.

“I have been fortunate to work at a range of executive search firms in my career from the world’s largest to several leading boutiques.
I joined The Buy-Side Club because its expertise is deep, current and its people are outstanding. It is without doubt the most innovative firm in the sector with a unique client partnership model that is the future.”

Philip has spent his whole career in asset management search at firms including Korn/Ferry, several boutiques and his own firm for 4 years. He has worked extensively on investment, sales, marketing, product and leadership roles. He is also an expert in insurance asset management across solutions, sales and relationship management.


Time with my family, reading history books, beaches, horses, playing sport with my daughter