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Jason Wachtel M. E.

Managing Partner

JW Michaels & Co.

Direct Phone: (212) ***-**** ext. ***       

Email: j***@***.com

JW Michaels & Co.

335 Madison Avenue, Suite 800 163 Madison Avenue, Suite 220 560 West Washington Blvd., Suite 300

New York, New York 10017

United States

Company Description

JW Michaels & Co. is dedicated to serving the specialized recruiting needs of top-tier financial services, legal, technology, accounting and business institutions. Our clients include select investment management firms, hedge funds, investment banks, law ... more

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Employment History

Director of Mergers and Acquisitions for Howard-Sloan Search and Stephen Bradford Search

Howard-Sloan Legal Search , Inc.


Compliance Risk Concepts


Regulatory Compliance Association



Bachelor of Science degree
Political Science
Syracuse University

Web References (47 Total References)

"We have been seeking the right ...

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"We have been seeking the right strategic partner to enhance our presence in the Southeast, especially in the large and growing Atlanta market," says Jason Wachtel, managing partner of JW Michaels.

Wachtel concludes, "JW Michaels has grown rapidly and expanded into many cities, and we plan to continue to open new offices, target additional industries and hire more employees.

"Companies have to make top offers ...

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"Companies have to make top offers to hire top talent-or they'll just lose them," said Jason Wachtel, chief executive at JW Michaels (No. 7 on Crain's list), who has been working in recruiting for 12 years.

The Hedge Fund Law Report - the definitive source of actionable intelligence on hedge fund law and regulation | Articles By Topic

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In a revealing recent interview with The Hedge Fund Law Report, Jason Wachtel, Managing Partner of JW Michaels, provided detailed insight into the structures and levels of compensation of hedge fund manager general counsels and chief compliance officers. Specifically, Wachtel discussed the "market" for compensation of GCs and CCOs; the role of manager size and candidate experience in determining compensation; compensation of junior legal and compliance personnel; compensation of dual-hatted employees; how compensation of GCs and CCOs of hedge fund managers compares to the compensation of persons in similar roles at private equity fund managers; the relationship among fund performance, examination experience and compensation; how experience as a regulator or prosecutor affects compensation; investments by GCs and CCOs in the manager's funds; and GC and CCO reporting lines. See also "Annual Greenwich Associates and Johnson Associates Report Reveals Trends in Compensation of Investment Professionals at Buy-Side Firms," The Hedge Fund Law Report, Vol. 6, No. 48 (Dec. 19, 2013).

News | In-House Counsel | Chief Compliance Officer | JW Michaels

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Managing Partner Jason Wachtel is quoted in a recent FundFire article about the compliance programs of alternative asset managers. Read More

In a recent Q&A with The Hedge Fund Law Report, Managing Partner Jason Wachtel provides insight into the compensation of GCs and CCOs of hedge funds. Read More
July 11, 2014 Managing Partner Jason Wachtel discusses the recent boom in hiring compliance officers in The Wall Street Journal. Read More
July 8, 2014 RCA extends special recognition to Jason Wachtel, Managing Partner of JW Michaels & Co., Senior Fellow from Practice for "Compensation Trends in Alternative Asset Management. Read More
February 27, 2014 Managing Partner Jason Wachtel is quoted in a Thomson Reuters article discussing JPMorgan's search for a new chief compliance officer. Read More
Managing Partner Jason Wachtel is quoted in a Thomson Reuters article discussing the compensation of Chief Compliance Officers in investement banks. Read More
Managing Partner Jason Wachtel is quoted in a Reuters article discussing the red-hot market for compliance officers: money.msn.com/business-news/article.aspx
JW Michaels Managing Partner Jason Wachtel shares essential COO and CCO recruitment and hiring insights with COOConnect in an Expert Panelist Profile. Read More
As the founding partners, Jason Wachtel & Justin Mandel bring years of experience in the search business and it has always been their goal to apply their passion to their own firm, and build off their years of experience. Read More
RCA Fellow Jason Wachtel

executives Archives - Executive Search Agency | JW Michaels

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Jason Wachtel Discusses Recent Surge in Compliance Executive Salaries

Jason Wachtel is interviewed about JPMorgan's CCO search
JW Michaels Managing Partner Jason Wachtel recently spoke with Reuters about potential challenges faced by JPMorgan in its search for a new compliance chief: Industry recruiters say top compliance officers at the biggest investment banks can earn $2 million to $3 million a year. Jason Wachtel, who runs the search firm JW Michaels & Co. [...]

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