Cowen Partners | National Executive Search + Consulting

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All searches are different

When you’re looking for a needle in the haystack, the last thing you want is more hay. Yet plenty of recruiters skew to the side of quantity over quality. Cowen Partners takes the opposite track: following a process that delivers stand-out candidates for your executive and leadership positions.

We know the hiring process from all sides.

We’ve seen every aspect of the hiring process as managers, business owners and sales leaders. Today, we support executive leaders in the pursuit of exceptional talent.


qualified hires
in 30 days


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start-ups, rapid growth, software, private equity, venture capital, enterprise sales, executive search

Real Estate

commercial & residential construction, management groups, property developers, banking, REIT’s


biotech, pharmacy, dental, orthopedics, private practice, hospital networks, insurance

Financial Services

bank & credit union executive search, accounting, finance, ALM, credit & lending, operations


enterprise resource planning (ERP), enterprise performance management (EPM), business intelligence, software


public, private, non-profit, CPA firms, SEC, private equity, accounting, finance, tax, audit


I can’t believe you found someone so fast, yes we want them to start!

CFO Bank

I’m really impressed by all the qualified candidates, thank you so much

SVP Chief People Officer

I wanted to let you know we are very happy with your services, she has been great for us. Thank you for this assistance.

CFO Credit Union

I really appreciate your help finding someone for me and hope our paths cross again. I would definitely consider using you for a new search if I should have one. It was really easy to work with you.

CFO Software Company

Even after less than two months, it’s clear she is extremely well qualified and an excellent long term addition to our staff. We are very pleased to have her. Thanks for all the work you did to help make this possible.

CEO Real Estate Company

You are adamant in your search. I don’t think we have ever had a headhunter/recruiter so diligent on seeking out candidates as you are.

VP HR Seafood Company

You did what you said you’d do and I appreciate that, let me know if you ever need a reference

CEO Specialty Pharmacy

We have never seen this much activity from a recruiter before

VP Talent Acquisition


We present a pool of candidates that fit certain criteria, candidates we have met on previous retained searches. In a contingent capacity, we generally work the front-end of the process, presenting candidates, leaving the assessment and selection work to the client. 90 day replacement guarantee.


On an exclusive and in an advisory capacity, we work on a limited number of engagements at one time. A systematic approach to the search process whereby we research and identify every qualified candidate in the market and present fully vetted and viable candidates. While retained, we work with you to identify, assess and select the very best possible candidate for your company. And we are engaged in all aspects of the hiring process, from defining the search through candidate integration. 1-year replacement guarantee.

Retained Hybrid

Working with your internal recruiters, HR and ATS, we supplement your existing candidate sourcing methods with highly qualified candidates using retained search methods. Ideal for Clients with robust recruiting systems already in place who would like the benefits of a targeted search and our expertise. 1-year replacement guarantee.

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