Alantra appoints Global Head of Human Capital
Date 1 December 2022
Type Corporate News
Alantra has appointed Andy Robinson as Global Head of Human Capital, effective immediately. In this role, Andy will be based in London and will drive Alantra’s global talent strategy across its 22 geographies
London – Alantra, the independent global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, has appointed Andy Robinson as Global Head of Human Capital (“HC”). He brings over 25 years of experience in HC leadership within global financial services firms in both investment banking and asset management and will now drive Alantra’s global HC practice from its London premises.
As part of this international experience, Andy has designed and delivered strategies across all areas of HC, ensuring that the desired culture and behaviours were embedded and that wider business objectives were met through innovative and commercial HC solutions. Prior to joining Alantra, Andy was Head of HR at Jupiter Asset Management. Before that, he was Head of HR for Unicredit CIB in the UK and Global Head of HR at Henderson Global Investors, among others.
The appointment of Andy Robinson is a testament to Alantra’s commitment to reinforcing and investing in its HC management to provide a nurtured environment that meets its professionals’ aspirations. Alantra takes pride in its diversified culture with a focus on entrepreneurial spirit and an innovative ethos that has been central to attracting highly-talented professionals and achieving rapid growth over its 20+ years of history.
“Our industry is undergoing a significant transformation that encompasses the way we identify and engage with clients as well as the breadth and sophistication of the services we offer. We aim to play a role in this evolution, and this means we need a renewed approach to attracting and developing talented professionals,” said Santiago Eguidazu, Executive Chairman of Alantra. “I am confident Andy’s breadth of experience and capabilities will play a key role in ensuring that our HC strategy supports this vision and the institutionalization of Alantra.”
Andy Robinson, Global Head of Human Capital, said: “Alantra has proven itself as an ambitious and innovative firm, and I am excited to build on its strong entrepreneurial foundation. I look forward to working across its businesses to attract top talent globally and design and implement an enhanced human capital value offering to support the Firm’s continued growth trajectory.”