Ignata Financial Services

We help high growth, transformational and challenger clients in financial services and general insurance to operate at the cutting edge.

Supporting the future of financial industries

Financial services are a powerhouse of the global economy – with a hugely complex career landscape. Matching talent to organisation means balancing skills and experience with cultural fit, drive and ambition with diligence – and always staying abreast of changing regulations and technology.

Ignata is one of the UK's leading recruitment specialists within the Financial Services and General Insurance space with some of the best known international brands trusting us with their human capital agenda. From retail banking giants to national and regional IFA’s to insurance giants and transformational lost adjusting practices, we deliver a full suite of recruitment services, underpinned by a deep knowledge of the industry.

Our experience

Ignata’s track record in the financial services and recruitment arena is second to none. From being a strategic recruitment partner to a major high street bank, to bringing a major building society to headcount for the first time in 10 years.


What makes us different

Ignata is dedicated to being a technical specialist in the financial services space, demonstrating business and industry intelligence as well as recruitment expertise. We pride ourselves on considering the human capital impact of industry regulation, and helping our clients to navigate this complex landscape. As a result, we work with some of the world’s best-known brands, from retail banking giants to national and regional IFAs to insurance giants and transformational lost adjusting practices.


We combine deep knowledge of the financial services industry, its regulatory and technological landscapes with a modern focus on talent attraction methodology. Our award-winning screening, testing and assessment tools and techniques deliver the scrutiny required in this highly competitive and regulated industry. The results are impressive – we have built some of the strongest and best recognised teams in the financial services industry in a number of the most trusted UK brands.

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You will get a lot more than just a job from ignata – we are obsessed with knowledge and in this sector.. insight, intelligence and knowledge are critical to navigating your way to the right employer and role. Ignata will deliver this to you without exception, through an open, honest, transparent and knowledge sharing full candidate service.

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We recruit the following roles

Ignata supports its clients on the full functional spectrum, delivered through multiple models depending on the scope and human capital agenda, including volume and specialist roles within: 

  • Retail financial services
  • Consumer banking
  • B2B Banking
  • General Insurance
  • IFA and Protection advisors
  • Loss adjusting
  • Clearing and settlement banks

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Ignata go above and beyond at every opportunity. We consistently get great feedback from our employees who have come through the process with Ignata when they complete our recruitment questionnaire at our corporate induction. Ignata are now viewed as a true partner to the Coventry and an extension to my internal recruitment team – a situation that many recruiters claim to be in but very rarely are!

Becky Norrington, Senior Recruitment Manager