Gerry Cameron is a partner in Caldwell’s Charleston office and a member of the Financial Services and Education, Not-for-Profit & Government practices. He has more than 15 years of executive search experience and more than 25 years of management and operational experience with a diversified global financial institution. His areas of focus embrace leadership positions on both the buy side and sell-side, with a particular emphasis on wealth management and family offices on the buy-side and investment banking and municipal finance on the sell-side. In addition, he channels long-held interests into identifying leadership for the not-for-profit and education sectors.
Prior to joining Caldwell, Gerry was a partner in the Financial Services Practice of Heidrick & Struggles. Some of his work there included assignments for J.P. Morgan, UBS, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Toronto Dominion and a number of family offices. Previously, Gerry was the managing partner of Highland Partners’ New York, Stamford and Boston offices, and served as co-leader of the Financial Services Sector.
Prior to joining the search industry, he was a managing director and head of human resources for global investment banking at J.P. Morgan & Co. in New York. He formerly served as European head of human resources for J.P. Morgan based in London; general manager of J.P. Morgan’s Italian offices based in Milan; head of banking for Morgan’s Canadian subsidiary based in Toronto and team leader in Public Finance based in New York. He also served in the United States Navy.
Gerry earned a bachelor’s degree in American studies from Yale University.