Lou Ann Marrero is the Principal of Lam Boutique Talent Solutions, which is the new brand of LAM Executive Search, Inc. a Recruitment Firm she established in 2001. The newly rebranded Lam Boutique Talent Solutions offers bespoke talent acquisition and other consulting services to The Financial Services Industry and its employees. Lou’s business focuses on Major Global Banks and also foreign banks with satellite offices in the US. In her practice, Lou also services a number of Hedge Funds, Private Equity Firms, Exchanges and Providers to the Industry.
For Individual clients, Lou provides Executive Coaching and career coaching where she focuses on the job search, networking, resolving workplace and performance issues and career management. Additionally, Lou provides training to recruiters seeking to be more effective in their business or functional area of interest.
Prior to forming L.A.M., Lou held in a variety of roles at Merrill Lynch including Operations Project Manager where she was instrumental in developing the Industry’s first and largest off-site/backup trading floor. It was also in this role where Lou started her philanthropic efforts through corporate giving programs benefitting such institutions as St. Peter’s Preparatory School and The York Street Project, among other Jersey City, NJ institutions.
Earlier in her career, Lou held roles in Human Resources where she worked as a junior generalist covering Merrill Lynch’s Investment Bank and also worked as Training Manager for Merrill’s Institutional Client Business. In this role, Lou helped to retain valuable employees through personal development training initiatives. She also supervised the incoming Analyst and Associate Training Programs for Merrill Lynch.
Lou is a graduate of New York University where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Psychology and Business Administration. She currently resides in Northern New Jersey.