Exceptional Results
From Extraordinary Leadership

Leadership Recruiting
for Fintech, Payments & Specialty Finance

Our national recruiting practice serves the executive, leadership and management mandates in fintech, payments and specialty finance. Every search assignment we accept delivers the focused, strategic insights of a senior search partner and the credibility of an operationally experienced management team.

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Who We Are

Trusted Relationships,
Dependable Outcomes

Our client value is driven by our people, their industry experiences and success and their overriding commitment to execution. Our actions, behaviors and performance are centered on our core principles of integrity, accountability and alignment with client interests.

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What We Do

Leadership Solutions for Every Function, Every Stage of Growth

From start up to maturity, Longitude Partners helps fintech, payments and specialty finance firms find extraordinary leadership talent and develop high performance teams who deliver exceptional performance in operating results and shareholder value. We work closely with you to find the right leading talent in analytics, risk management, legal, compliance, finance, operations, technology, engineering and across the C-suite and executive management

97%

Search
Success Rate*

90%

Successful Placements
< 90 Days*

94%

Retention Rate
> 30 months*

93%

Success at or Below
Target Comp*

*Company Reported

TESTIMONIALS

Measuring Our Value

Our process is confidential, personal, efficient, and highly effective, reliably delivering top graded leaders who are both culturally aligned and capable of rapidly accelerating sustainable growth.

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We are extremely pleased with the results Longitude delivered in our search for a highly-qualified technology executive to lead our digital transformation. Longitude’s ability to understand and translate our leadership needs clearly stems from their operational experience and success.

CEO, Rapidly Growing Fintech-forward Bank

Amanda and the Longitude team have been a valuable partner. They understand our business, respect our time, are eternally patient and demonstrate the deep domain expertise needed to effectively vet the most qualified candidates.

President, Early Stage Healthcare
Finance Firm

Tom and Longitude are invaluable in our effort to secure experienced, accomplished senior executives.  They know how to source and qualify the right candidates in the relatively new fintech market where proven experience is difficult to find.

CEO, National Online Lender

…our work with the Longitude team has delivered key market insights and valuable strategic perspectives, improving our deal … activities and … increasing the value of our portfolio.

Partner, $2 B Private Equity Firm

In our experience with Longitude, I’ve always been impressed with the high caliper executive and operational leadership they produce. Their ability to identify really top-grade talent, then engage the passion of those leaders with the goals and culture of their clients is the very best we’ve seen in the business.

Managing Director, $6 B Private Equity Firm

We are grateful for the … executive leadership … Longitude has (added to our team). We (have) engaged them multiple times to assist our organization with meaningful results including increasing our operating metrics … (and) have successfully leveraged their services for many years.

Founder, Board Chairman, Large Mid-stage
Fintech Firm

Managing a specialty finance business requires a special combination of analytical rigor, human leadership skills and the ability to remain calm in the middle of the storm.  Longitude Partners consistently finds executives who marry these skills and who drive meaningful, positive change to the organizations they lead.

Founder & Partner, National Investment
Banking Firm

News/INSIGHTS

We Have News For You

Check out the latest industry news, and meet with us at these coming events.

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35th Anniversary Celebration of the Women’s Employment Network

Longitude Partners is proud and excited to announce our Optimist sponsorship of the 35th Anniversary Celebration of the Women’s Employment Network. Please join us in supporting WEN as they continue their many efforts to empower women t...

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Purpose, the Essential Change Agent

A new report by McKinsey & Co identifies purpose as the single most important element of driving real change in any organization. Companies that combine a clear purpose with other bold actions are not only succeeding in this pandemic er...

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Compensation Packages That Actually Drive Performance

By aligning executives’ financial incentives with company strategy, a firm can inspire its management to deliver superior results. But it can be hard to get pay packages right. In this article four experts break down the key elements of c...

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The Leadership Continuum: How Flexing across the Seven Facets of Leadership Increases Effectiveness

We wholeheartedly endorse this new work by Bill Heiden, Theresa Hoffman and Cathleen Swody. In our executive recruiting work with growing fintech and specialty finance clients, it’s the exceptional leaders who consciously exercise their l...

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