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Tony Bates, Managing Director - Regions, IDEX

Tony Bates

Managing Director - Regions
Birmingham
Telephone: 0333 700 4339
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Tony is a co-founder of IDEX, establishing the Financial Services division in 2008 and now boasting 20 years’ experience within the sector.

He is responsible for managing key client relationships in the Financial Services marketplace, where he is passionate about ensuring that the service level and employer brand promotion received from his team is consistent. Tony actively works on senior appointments across the UK & EMEA, predominantly on a retained /subscription basis, where he prides himself on leveraging his 20 years of market experience. His goal is not only to find the right individuals, but to help businesses build their employer brand and implement an efficient / effective recruitment process, utilising the up-to-date technology and market intelligence..

Outside of work, Tony often presents at New Model Advisor conferences, and can be seen doing stand-up comedy. He also manages an over 35s football team, with a number of ex professionals in the Midlands league.

Tony lives the company vision of ‘taking pride in making you successful’ and aims to make everyone that works with him a success."
Project Manager
  • Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Do you enjoy working in a close-knit team? Are you a self-starter who thrives in a dynamic organisation? Are you all about the detail? (If you're not, are you even a Project Manager!?) If you're checking off
Project Manager
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Are you a Project Manager with extensive experience working on change initiatives? Do you thrive off the challenge of working on multiple projects at any one time? Maybe you're keen to move to a truly client focused...
Trust Solicitor & Compliance Officer for Legal Practice
  • Salary: Up to £40000 per annum
  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Now, I know what you're thinking, 'that's a bit different' and you'd be right! This isn't your standard Lawyer role and nor is it your standard compliance role. It really is a hybrid which is why my client is keen to...
Sales Role
  • Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Are you looking to take your sales career up a notch within financial services? Do you have vast experience of working within software sales? Does the thought of going after big business hit all the right notes for...
Business Development Manager
  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: We are partnered with one of the countries leading investment management businesses who seek a Business Development Manager to work from their Midlands office and work with investment management teams to introduce new...
Regional IFA Sales Manager
  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Are you a Business Development Manager with asset management experience in the North, looking to work for a firm that is focussed on ethical and charitable investing? As a Regional Development Manager you will cover...
Investment Sales Manager
  • Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: It's always good to be involved from the start, to be able to shape something and to put your own stamp on things. And you can't really do that if you're joining to far down the line...
Assistant Investment Manager
  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Potential. Everyone says they want people with it, yet often they hire on experience instead. But some firm are different, not only do they say it, they act on it too. And so if you're in investments you may want to...
Investment Manager
  • Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: There are some firms in investments that people just want to work for. The type that, as soon as their name is mentioned, ears prick up and people want to hear more. These firms don't hire that often...
Investment Manager
  • Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Business to inherit, growing office and well established firm. It's not often roles like this come about, but when they do they are in demand. You'll be working in the west London office, surrounded by HNW clients...
Investment Manager
  • Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: An investment management role? With a portfolio to inherit working for a great firm in central London? I'm listening... This is a great opportunity. The client are as big as they get...
Wealth Manager
  • Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Description: Every company says that relationships are the most important things but often they don't practise what they preach. So what if there was a role, for one of the worlds most established Wealth Managers...
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