Financial Services Executive Search Firm
Cowen Partners is known as one of the country’s top bank and credit union executive search firms. And we know that nothing drives results and maximizes value like finding exceptional talent for bank and credit union leadership roles.
Focused on diversity and inclusion, our hands-on financial services executive recruiters have experience working with private, public, pre-IPO, and nonprofit organizations.
Cities include New York City, Atlanta, Chicago, Indianapolis, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Denver, and Phoenix.
Clients typically have assets over one billion and successful placements span the entire C-Suite (CEOs, COOs, CIOs, CFOs, CMOs, CTOs, CHROs, CLOs, general counsel & more) and include vice president and director level leadership roles.
Financial Services Executive Search Examples
Sourcing top candidates for C-suites in the financial services industry is what we’re known for at Cowen Partners. In fact, recent placements for financial services executive search needs have spans banks, credit unions, and tax firms, as well as geographic locations across the U.S.
Here is a closer look at some of recent successes in financial services executive search.
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
Retained by a billion+ financial institution to recruit a Chief Technology Officer to provide advanced leadership and digital innovation in mobile banking and digital customer acquisition.
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