We provide both retainer search and contingency search services upon understanding a client’s needs and new requirements. Our consultants have more than 20 years of executive search experience in APAC/Americas/EMEA and have placed more than 200 senior positions.
We believe every individual has a unique quality which differentiates themselves from others. Leveraging our industry insight and client network, we aim to maximize your potential and shape your future career.
We are committed to hearing your career story, understanding your motivations, caring about your personal priorities, and then presenting our solutions to you.
We have a strong track record in identifying executive talent with great cultural fit for our clients, industry specialists across front, middle and back office from both sell-side and buy-side financial institutions, and in traditional consultancy and new areas of consulting practices such as Digitalisation, Data Science/ Advanced Analytics and Machine Intelligence.
We currently have offices in Singapore and Tokyo and below is the list of places where our current clients and candidates are based as well as where we have a track record of conducting executive searches in last 5 years.
who we are
Human capital is the most valuable asset.
Before we commence hiring efforts, we seek to understand your business and organisational challenges first and find the best talent through our global network and search method.
With 170 (and growing) deals worldwide within 3 years, and over 30 years of experience under our belt, we are confident in what we do.
Now hear from our satisfied customers who are as confident in us as we are.
CLOSED WORLDWIDE WITHIN
3 YEARS (AND STILL GROWING)
WORTH OF EXPERIENCE IN THE INDUSTRY
MORE THAN 200 ACTIVE JOB OPENINGS IN APAC & JAPAN
Yasuharu Yamada is a founder and CEO of Unicorn Partners Pte. Ltd., established in June 2016 in Singapore and Tokyo and has over 18 years of recruitment industry experience. He has worked in the executive search industry since the late 1990s. In Japan, he worked for the second largest recruitment firm as CEO of its subsidiary in Tokyo and as Branch Manager in Osaka and Nagoya.
Managing Director, APAC & Japan Head of Financial Service Practice
Shigekazu Ukai joined Unicorn Partners in December 2018, where he is APAC Head of Asset Management, Alternative Investment and Real Estate. Also he is Head of Investment Banking and Global Markets (Fixed Income & Equity) practices for Japan.
Senior Advisor, APAC Asset Management, Alternative Investment & Real Estate
Fumio Yoshimatsu joined Unicorn Partners in 2019, where he is a Senior Advisor of Asset Management, Alternative Investment and Real Estate for APAC. Prior to that, he worked at HSBC Global Asset Management (Japan) from 2016 to 2018, as a Senior Advisor and also worked at Kokusai Asset Management (now Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management) from 2012 to 2015 as a President/CEO and Chairman.
Director, CXO, CTO, Strategy, M&A & Transformation, Singapore/APAC
Ezree possess close to 7 years of experience in Executive Search with 2 years of intensive executive talent research capacity on retained, exclusive contingent, niche and confidential assignments for mid-senior executives within the APAC region across Pharmaceutical, Finance, Management Consulting, Strategy, M&A, Transformation, Private Equity, Technology and pre-IPO Tech, Fintech and Accounting & Finance.