The Launch of Novus Executives

We are excited to announce the launch of Novus Executives, an investment search consultancy specialising in dedicated and executive searches for the investment industry. 

Novus Executives has been working within the investment market for over ten years under the brand name Leap29 ( Due to significant growth within the market, Leap29 has now launched ‘Novus Executives’ as a dedicated brand to be part of the Leap29 Group. 

Leap29 and Novus Executives Managing Director Nathan Ward adds: 

“In creating Novus Executives, we aim to establish an individual identity that communicates who we are as a business and what our mission, services and values are within the investment market.

Working with progressive businesses and funds, our mission is to ‘Connect talented and passionate investment professionals with organisations to build a better future.’ 

We aim to do this by delivering the highest quality candidate and client experience through industry insights, comprehensive searches and support with diversity and inclusion hires.”

Novus Executives expert team have specialisms across Infrastructure, Credit, Investment Banking and Advisory, Private Equity, Real Estate, Venture Capital and Growth Equity.

Working together with Leap29, who provide global Engineering and Construction recruitment, the two businesses will deliver end-to-end project employment services, from investment through to project delivery.   

We pride ourselves on working with Innovative, forward-thinking funds that help build and shape a better future. This is reflected in our name, with the word “innovation” deriving from the Latin word “Novus” meaning new and our mission statement ‘Connecting talented and passionate investment professionals with organisations to build a better future.’  

If you would like to learn more about Novus Executives and how we can support you with your hiring strategies or your next career move, please contact the team at or contact us by phone on +44 (0) 1625 460 004.