Edith Young has been an executive search recruiter for the past thirty years.
spent a decade with a New York-based executive search firm identifying senior level management with real estate expertise for placement within the commercial banking and investment banking community.
In 1991, upon relocation to Florida, Edie founded Classic Consultants, Inc.
With an initial concentration in healthcare, Classic Consultants
emerged as one of the leading recruitment firms in the nation within the special needs population sector.
healthcare specialization brought her
to the attention of the private equity community whom, for over ten years now, has retained her
to identify industry-specific entrepreneurs and C-suite talent to lead new investment concepts or existing portfolio companies, as well as to introduce proprietary investment opportunities across many industry sectors with particular expertise in healthcare, business services and consumer.
In November of 2010, with an interest to expand her
joined forces with Lori, whom she
worked with for many years when Lori was with Charterhouse
, and founded L&E Partners
Edie is a native New Yorker, born and raised in Manhattan, and is a graduate of Hunter College of the City University of New York.
is married, has raised three children, resides in Sarasota, Florida and maintains a New York presence.