Cowen Partners | National Executive Search + Consulting

  • Corporate Office: (360) 947-2804
  • Corporate Office: (360) 947-2804

Financial Services Executive Search Firm


Here at Cowen Partners we are all about results and nothing drives results and creates value for our financial service clients like finding them their next executive leader. Our hands on recruiters have experience working with private, public, pre-IPO, and non profit organizations.

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

Clients are typically $50 million to five billion dollars in revenue or have assets between $500 million to $15 billion. Successful placements span the entire C-Suite and include vice president and director level leadership roles.


Financial Services Executive Search Examples


Billion+ Public Bank

Engaged to find both a Chief Lending Officer and CFO for a billion plus asset publicly traded community bank in a rural area. Washington


Credit Union CEO Search

$1B Credit Union retained us for a national search for a new Chief Executive Officer with strong technology and retail delivery experience. Chicago, Illinois


Community Bank CEO

Retained to find a person of color as CEO to reflect the community and customers of a $300M community bank. Los Angeles, CA


Billion+ Credit Union

Successfully recruited a CFO, CLO, and CIO for a billion+ community credit union with a 75% market share. Portland, Oregon


CEO Succession Plan

$3B+ Bank in Hawaii needed a succession plan for a soon to be retiring Chief Executive Officer and retained us due to our national network and experience with recruiting and travelling to the islands of Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii


Public Accounting BIG 4/6 Firms

We regularly headhunt BIG 4/6 accounting firm partners for regional and BIG 10 accounting firms nationally. Cities include Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, New York, Dallas, Houston and Atlanta

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