About us

About Harrington Starr

Harrington Starr was established in 2010 with the vision to be the number one supplier of technology staff to the world’s leading financial services and commodity trading companies through partnering, understanding and delivering to the needs of all of our clients and candidates. Our six core values of Respect, Kaizen, Positivity, Partnership, Understanding and Delivery live both internally and externally ensuring we consistently over exceed our customer’s expectations.

The business is based solely around the needs of the customer. Global specialists in Financial Services and Commodities Technology recruitment, Harrington Starr offer permanent, retained, interim, and contract solutions to over 400 of the leading companies in the world and many thousands of the globes most talented industry professionals. Covering Investment Banks, Hedge Funds, Prop Trading Houses, Exchanges, MTFs, Market Makers, Brokerages, Trading Companies, Vendors and Consultancies, the company is ideally suited to connect world class talent with world class opportunity.

We strongly believe in authentic networking and being of service. With this in mind, our offer extends well beyond traditional contingency recruitment. White papers, commentaries, market information, networking introductions, consulting, video, content and a series of events all combine as complimentary services aimed at delivering true partnership in deed as well as word.

The foundation of the business is, however, excellent delivery with old fashioned values of manners and respect. We believe in excellence through understanding both the sector itself but also the real needs of our clients and candidates. We love this industry and would be delighted to discuss the Harrington Starr Mystique and how we can help you in more detail.

Our Reputation

Our reputation with our clients has always been built on delivery and results. It is a flattering testament to this that repeat business has been the fulcrum of our growth and almost all of our clients have come back to use us again and again. Passion is central to our philosophy and our customers know that they will be engaging with a team dedicated to their business and excited by their opportunity. This fits well along with a desire to differentiate in our market by acting with manners and old fashioned values that make working with Harrington Starr a pleasurable experience for all our clients.

Having started in London, Harrington Starr is now a global business, servicing clients in the US (Boston, Houston, Chicago and New York), Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Germany, Spain, France, Switzerland, Brazil and Dubai amongst others. Our international business is growing ever more rapidly and we are proud to represent some of the world leaders in international finance in all of their global locations.

We look forward to working with you and please get in touch for any global recruitment requirement within commodities and financial services technology.