Who we are
We replicate the level of expertise of Top Tier 1 financial insitutions.
Calmon Partners Group is a unique meeting point between international head hunting services (Calmon Partners Executive Search), Fund Raising support (Calmon Partners Financial Services) and International Financial News (Calmon Partners Media & Events - Finyear.com).
CEO & Founder
Claude Calmon started his career in Investment Banking at Société Générale CIB as Trader assistant in Paris and New York. He moved back to Paris and joined Primonial, Gresham and Astoria Group as Private Banker.
Claude started his recruitment career in 2016 in London where he led continental expansion for US/UK search firms. He started Calmon Partners Executie Search in 2020 and quickly expand to Financial Services and Media in 2021 thank to the acquisition of online media Finyear.com
Chier Operating Officer
Benoit Pradier built his 20 years’ experience career with Adecco and Randstad were he led the national expansion of leading recruitment firms.
Benoit PRADIER graduated from an Engineering school in Paris, and started his career in the staffing industry at Adecco as a branch manager, before taking over a new role in the Global Sales department. He joins Randstad in 2005 and manages several regions before being appointed Deputy Director for the north-eastern region.
Benoit builds his own consulting company in 2020, to provide HR services for small and medium size companies. Passionate by HR, he teaches HR Management in several Business Schools.
Arthur du Mesnil
Director - Head of Corporate Finance
Arthur du Mesnil is graduaded from Neoma Business School. He started his career as a M&A analyst at Credit Agricole CIB and UBS in Paris.
Arthur has started his recruitment career as a M&A expert for Frenche and UK market. In parallel of M&A, he works alongside funds for positions in Front to Middle-Office and their subs as well for financial or strategy roles.
He has also built a training program for students to prepare applications and interviews for coporate finance interships or junior analyst programs. He collaborates in different masters in top french business schools.