ESOP Executive Search Firm


      Cowen Partners has extensive experience working with some of the largest and most complex ESOPs in the country. Clients are typically $50 million to multi-billion dollar revenue companies or have assets over one billion. Successful placements span the entire C-Suite and include VP and director level leadership roles. We have successfully placed hundreds of candidates in industries including healthcare, manufacturing, retail, financial services, and construction.

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      Cities include New York City, Atlanta, Chicago, Indianapolis, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Denver, and Phoenix.



      Cowen Partners is the nation’s executive search firm, enabling companies to harness the power of human capital to fuel their success. Cowen Partners gives our ESOP clients access to the top 1% of human capital to create opportunities that accelerate their growth and market share. With Cowen Partners, clients can grow at scale, create value, and drive results with world-class talent.


      Our ESOP clients are typically $50 million or more in revenue. Successful placements span the entire C-Suite and include an array of ESOP leaders, like (but not limited to):

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        Our ESOP executive recruiters specialize in an array of industry-specific searches and recruiting engagements, including (but not limited to) those that involve:


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        Our hands-on ESOP executive recruiters have experience working with of the largest and most complex employee owned companies. Clients are typically $50 million plus in revenue. Successful placements span the entire C-Suite – CEOChief Operating OfficerChief Financial Officer, and include vice presidentgeneral counsel, account executives, and other director-level leadership roles.


        Learn how we deliver top talent, no matter the need, with our industry-leading research and resources. Discover the strategy that made Cowen Partners the top retained executive search firm in New York, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta, Anchorage, Dallas, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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        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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