Summer at Durlston Partners (Team Update)

Here are some snaps / videos from a wonderful summer at DP!

There has been lots to celebrate:

– Oriana, Emily, Charlie, Talia and Freya join the team
Freya Harman joins Sacha Rinaudo as a Consultant in the tech team
Charlie Rafferty joins Marcus Osborne in the Digital Assets team

Talia Newmark will be focusing on all things ops for the Quant and Data Science team
Emily Lockyer joins fresh from Oxford University and joins Alex Jouatte in the tech team
Oriana Hooper joined the Ops team

– Alex received his dual citizenship
After 7 years in London, Alexandre Jouatte has dual citizenship! Alex joined DP fresh from France in 2015 and was made partner in 2019 at the age of 25. He is the perfect example of what talented and ambitious individuals can achieve with top class mentorship and an incredible platform at DP!

– Warwick celebrated his 5 year DP anniversary
Not only is he an all round amazing / hilarious person to work alongside, he is the best #CeFi & #DeFi recruiter there is, and has been helping to scale the most successful crypto firms since 2017. It has been an incredibly lucrative and successful journey!

– Tony enjoyed a successful few weeks at DP London before heading back to DP NY
Tony is with us training in London but will be based in NY, supporting Peter MaloneXander Oliver in the US Technology Recruitment team.

– we enjoyed an epic afternoon in the sun at Polo in the Park
The whole team are included in company events / celebrations, not just the top billers – nobody is left behind!

– the whole team ate their way through Camden Market one Friday afternoon
We took over Camden Market to celebrate 2 promotions!

– Kit Smith and Alan Bird (the best chefs in the world?) created a magnificent feast for Vax’s house-warming
We’re talking fresh oysters, carabineros, sashimi, brisket, wagyu burgers, paella, the BEST chips with truffle mayo!!

– we had a sight seeing tour of London by the water at our end of Quarter boat party

– the team got competitive at rounders
We had a beautiful evening for a rounders match in Regents Park. It was hot and competitive (especially as £1k for the winning team was at stake) but so fun!

– we welcomed back interns, Orla and Lauren, and welcomed Shoibe for the first time
We give our interns proper work experience, train them, pay them and involve them as we would any new starter! Lauren and Orla both interned with us in 2021 and Lauren even managed to bring in a deal worth £22.5k in 1 month last year! Hoping to get them on board as full time DPers after university!

– Shoibe and Orla received their A-Level results
A massive congratulations to the brilliant Orla Hunt & Shoibe Ayam who received straight A*s and As – you have bright futures ahead of you!

– the Digital Assets team got competitive at golf

– Core Tech and Ops got competitive at darts

– lots of DP birthdays = lots of birthday cake eaten

We are hiring in London and NY so please message me / email shannon@durlstonpartners.com if you’re keen to find out more (no commitment or obligations).

Quick highlights:
– You’ll be joining this lovely bunch
– Collaborative culture
– No KPIs / micromanagement
– Unrivalled commission
– Warm desks
– Genuine work life balance
– Regular socials for all
– Top benefits package

#techrecruitment #london #ny #wearehiring