The Denali Group is an executive search firm focused on financial services. We have a proven track record of recruiting professionals for private equity funds, hedge funds and investment banking firms. Denali was founded in 2002 and is based in New York.

The Denali Group provides our clients with the committed focus of senior-level recruiters with best practice experience and broad market reach. Denali works closely with its clients to recruit control buyout, growth equity, and venture capital professionals to cover such industry sectors as industrial, consumer, business services, financial services, communications, technology, and life sciences. We also recruit investment teams in complementary areas such as primaries, secondaries, co- investing, direct lending, subordinated capital, and distressed/value. Our banking practice spans corporate and sponsor coverage, M&A and leveraged finance.


  • Work to understand our client’s culture and their goals,
  • Complete comprehensive research to identify recruitable candidates at target platforms and beyond, and
  • Communicate with our clients frequently to help them make the most informed decision possible.

Our goal is to identify and attract individuals who fit each firm’s culture and who will work effectively within the existing team dynamic, in addition to making a material contribution to the achievement of the firm’s goals.