About us

Founded in 2012, Cornforth Consulting is an independent, privately owned search boutique specialising in Investment Trusts, Asset and Wealth Management and Board appointments.

We have a successful track record of chair and non executive director assignments for investment trust and asset management clients, including some of the most respected names in the sector.


We offer:

A bespoke service providing in depth research on every assignment. The same rigorous search methodology for Non Executive as for Executive roles.

The ability and experience to think laterally and creatively to accommodate ever changing regulations.

An extensive, unrivalled database spanning three decades.

A unique pipeline of diverse high calibre Non Executive talent from a broad range of industries and disciplines.

Knowledge of investment companies and an understanding of their board requirements, the importance of chemistry and cultural fit.

A promise of excellence in every aspect of our service.


We bring a fresh perspective to the modern Board.