Legal and Compliance

With our expertise in legal and compliance recruitment, we excel at identifying and connecting top-tier professionals who ensure regulatory adherence, mitigate risks, and drive legal excellence for organizations.


Areas of Coverage

Our legal and compliance recruitment practice specializes in connecting organizations with exceptional professionals in the legal and compliance fields. With a comprehensive understanding of the unique requirements and challenges within these sectors, we provide targeted recruitment solutions that cater to the diverse needs of law firms, corporations, and regulatory bodies.

Cultural Sensitivity

We specialize in adapting to local markets and cultures

At Ascent Global Partners, we recognize the significance of cultural sensitivity in the recruitment landscape. Our commitment goes beyond borders, and we understand that success in the global market requires a deep appreciation for local cultures and practices. We take pride in our ability to adapt to the unique nuances of diverse markets, ensuring that our recruitment strategies resonate with the cultural fabric of each region. By embracing cultural sensitivity, we not only bridge gaps but also build trust and rapport with both clients and candidates. Our approach involves a careful blend of global expertise and local insights.

At Ascent Global Partners, cultural sensitivity is not just a value; it is an integral part of our DNA, guiding us in creating meaningful connections and fostering success in every corner of the world.

Our People

Meet our Legal & Compliance Team

Our legal and compliance practice specializes in identifying top-tier executive talent with extensive expertise in navigating complex regulatory landscapes, ensuring that our clients in the legal and corporate compliance sectors have access to exceptional professionals who can safeguard their organizations and drive sustainable success.

John Byrne

Founder & CEO

Primary Coverage: Equity
Secondary Coverage: Legal, Technology & Asset Management
Industry Experience: 20
AGP Experience: 10
Languages: English & Japanese
Hobbies: Music, Crossfit & Psychology.
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Fumio Miyanaga

Principal Consultant – Financial Services

Primary Coverage: Sell Side Equities
Secondary Coverage: Investment Banking, PE/VC, Asset Management & Cryptocurrencies.
Industry Experience: 23 years
AGP Experience: 1 year
Languages: Japanese & English
Hobbies: Soccer & Reading
Location: Tokyo, Japan