Jim O’Leary, Managing Director

      Jim has been an executive recruiter for over twenty years with a global reputation for identifying high-performing CxO/VP/Director level senior executive leaders for some of the most innovative, public, private and early-stage entrepreneurial firms.

      He has concluded mission critical searches in a broad swath of industries such as high technology, consumer brands, manufacturing, clean-tech, and professional services to name a few.

      His expertise includes recruiting world-class executives that make a measurable impact for all functional disciplines across the enterprise such as operations, manufacturing, engineering, product development, IT, finance, human resource, marketing, sales, and business development.

      As a trusted business partner, Jim has partnered with Boards of Directors, Chief Executives, Vice President, venture capital and private equity firms leading the search process on their journey of building great companies. 

      About Cowen Partners

      Cowen Partners is the nation’s premier executive search firm, enabling companies to harness the power of human capital to fuel their success. Cowen Partners gives our 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 clients are both small and large, publicly traded, pre-IPO, private, and non-profit organizations. Clients are typically $50 million to multi-billion dollar revenue Fortune 1000 companies or have assets between $500 million to $15 billion. Successful placements span the entire C-Suite and include VP and director level leadership roles.

      With our proven processes and guaranteed results, we have successfully placed hundreds of candidates in industries including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, financial services, and private equity.

      Cowen Partners is one of the nation’s top executive search firms. Submit your resume for consideration or contact us about an executive search below.

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