Winston Fox has experience successfully delivering on a diverse set of Front Office requirements and prides itself on proactively working and networking with the full spectrum of elite active, passive and non-seeking front office financial markets professionals.

Our expertise covers Alpha producing Portfolio Managers and Proprietary Traders, new signal and model producing Quantitative Analysts, new investment idea generating fundamental long/short Researchers, and masterful developers creating cutting-edge tools and analytics for front office Investment teams.


Founder & Principal ,

James Drysdale

James is a proactive search agent and recruitment entrepreneur with 20 years’ experience in procuring senior front office and technology professionals within the financial markets. For nearly a decade James has focused his attention on the Electronic and Quantitative Finance markets covering Portfolio Management, Trading, Research and Advanced Technology.

James successfully searches for and secures exceptional systematic and computational finance professionals, and has an exemplary track record of achievement within the industry. James represents a large number of high profile buy-side firms, as well as a number of smaller boutique trading companies across the US, Europe and Asia, and is able to offer candidates career opportunities in a number of major financial centers across the globe.

James Drysdale works on every assignment personally and manages the full recruitment life-cycle, so that each client and candidate is guaranteed the services of a veteran headhunter.