Larry Lebofsky, Managing Director with Banister International, brings deep executive recruitment experience in Financial Technology to the firm. He has published several articles for one of the world’s premier business networking websites, and has received several recruiting industry awards and recognition. Larry’s keen ability to understand client needs make him a desirable and sought out partner of Senior Executives in the Payments and Financial Technology segments.
Prior to joining Banister, Larry led the Payments practice for an international Executive Search and Recruitment firm (2002-2017). During his tenure, he achieved recognition for discovering and successfully developing new clients which ranged from small to medium sized companies, private equity firms and pure start-ups. His experience as a Practice Leader with MODIS (1997-2002) and a technical editor for the American Psychological Association taught him to attend to the subtle details and enhanced level of communication his clients enjoy today.
His thoroughness and knowledge of the market helped build his reputation as the “Go-To” professional for Product Management, Operations and Senior Management searches in the Payments and FinTech industry. Several of his clients have gone public or been acquired as a result of his ability to work with Executives through the process of delivering value from inception to vision realization.
Larry earned a Bachelor's in Psychology from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He enjoys volunteering with the Humane Society as well as traveling with his family, reading, hiking, and kayaking.