Cowen Partners | CEO Search Firm


      Cowen Partners creates trajectory-level growth for our clients. This growth results from us connecting your company with the top 1% of talent, curating a list of top CEOs matched to your organization’s culture and objectives. Our due diligence process provides CEO placements that accelerate your organization’s growth, market share, and opportunity. 


      We deliver results other firms can’t. Our secret? Hands-on executive search services led by senior partners and backed by years of experience and network building. Through our refined and innovative process, our executive recruiters place leaders in private, public, pre-IPO, non-profit and mission driven organizations. We help organizations with $50 million in revenue to multi-billion dollar Fortune 1000’s or who have assets over a billion. 


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      National CEO Search Firm



      Through our proven retained executive search process, we find, vet, and deliver the top 1% of CEO candidates. Our process works for all industries, including technology, healthcare, hospitals, manufacturing, retail, real estate, financial service, private equity, sports teams, credit unions, non-profits, NGOs, and more.


      Our executive recruiters promise to deliver exceptional candidates, matched to your organizational culture and objectives, curated from the top 1% of talent. Discover the results only a senior partner-led search can deliver by contacting us today.

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        Top CEO Search Firm - CEO Recruitment - Cowen Partners

        Our hands-on CEO recruiters have experience working with private, public, pre-IPO, and non-profit organizations. Clients are typically $50 million in revenue to Fortune 1000’s or have assets over a billion. Successful placements span the entire C-Suite – CEOChief Operating OfficerChief Financial Officer, and include vice presidentgeneral counsel, and other director-level leadership roles.


        Through our proven retained executive search process, we find, vet, and deliver the top 1% of candidates for positions across the C-suite. Our process works for all industries, including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, real estate, financial services, private equity, and more.


        Learn how we deliver top talent, no matter the need, with our industry-leading research and resources. Discover the strategy behind so many glowing Cowen Partners’ reviews — and that’s made us a top retained executive search firm in New York, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta, Dallas, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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        Industries We Help


        Every industry needs talent. Our CEO recruiters connect companies with in-demand candidates who are prepared to take command of leadership roles.

        Click below to learn more about our CEO recruitment process that can deliver top talent in less than 6 weeks.



        Companies Agree Our Process Works. Our Clients Have This To Say About Our Results

        You succeeded where many others failed; we are grateful for your key role in helping us hire a great ...

        CEO Healthcare

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

        CFO Bank

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

        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 ...

        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 ...

        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 ...

        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 ...

        VP HR Seafood Company

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

        CEO Specialty Pharmacy

        We have never seen this much activity from a recruiter ...

        VP Talent Acquisition

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