Keith Mann and Dynamics Search Partners have proven their dedication to education in the past few years by raising funds for Uncommon Schools, a non-profit that manages schools in low income urban areas. Mann has since established a scholarship fund for students at Uncommon Charter High School in Brooklyn, according to a Business Wire article. The Scholarship for Professional Achievement will go to one graduating senior from Uncommon Charter High School and is worth $5,000. Applicants are required to write an essay of 1,000 words about how a college education will help them achieve their goals.
Keith Mann and Dynamics Search Partners share Uncommon Schools goal of preparing underprivileged youth in low income, urban areas for college. Uncommon Schools manages more than 40 schools in Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey. Dynamics Search Partners is an executive search firm that specializes in filling executive positions in the alternative investment industry. The company has partnered with Uncommon Schools since 2013 assisting students with real-world skills such as job interviews, preparing resumes and filling out college applications.
Mann has worked in the investment industry for years finding executives to fill company mandates. He worked with Dynamics Executive Search as managing director. After seeing a need in the alternative investment industry, Mann launched the alternative investment side of the firm. In 2009 he started Dynamics Search Partners. The company serves companies in the alternative investment industry across the United States, Europe and Asia. Part of Mann’s job is to find the most talented Executives to fit with a company. His dedication to the investment industry assists in his passion for educating students to enter the business world. The Scholarship for Professional Achievement will assist students on getting the education they need to enter the real world.