Elgin Executive Search

Talent Partners for the global Aircraft Leasing Community

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About Us

About Us

Welcome to Elgin Executive Search – a boutique executive recruitment firm serving the global Aircraft Leasing Community.

Our clients include Aircraft Lessors, OEMs, Investment Banks, Law Firms and Private Equity houses. All have one thing in common – a requirement to hire exceptional Aircraft Leasing talent to their business.

We firmly believe that exceptional talent is the number one predictor of business success – our job is to find it for you.


Richard Pigott, Director

With over a decade of Executive Search experience across London, Tokyo and latterly Dublin, Richard has deep expertise in how to attract talent to client companies. In his career to date, he has worked with many of the worlds leading banks, lessors and investment funds, placing senior executives into companies on all five continents.

With a background in Organisational Psychology, Richard keenly understands the crucial role human capital plays within organisations and is a passionate advocate for modern talent identification and selection methodologies.

Richard is a graduate of the MBA programme at Trinity College Dublin and an avid aviation enthusiast.

If you would like to contact Richard directly for a discussion on the current Aircraft Leasing market, please call +353 1 443 3300 or email rpigott@elginsearch.com.

Richard Pigott