Nick Pierce, President and Managing Partner
Nicholas Pierce is President and Managing Partner of Pierce Consulting Partners and head of the Financial Services segment.
His 35 years of executive search experience consists of serving in senior positions within three top-five global retainer search firms, including functioning as a partner for Heidrick & Struggles, the largest retainer search firm in the world at the time.
He has also started two boutique search firms, including Pierce Consulting Partners (2002), a high-end firm focused exclusively on upper-management assignments.
Mr. Pierce has served as the Chairman of the Membership Committee, Southeast Region as well as a member of the National Executive Committee for Business Executives for National Security (BENS), a national non-partisan organization of prominent executives assisting our military and government agencies on national security issues such as Terrorist Funds Tracking and Cyber Security.
Author of The Executive's Guide to Finding a New Job, Mr. Pierce
has been featured several times on Sky Radio/Forbes In-Flight Radio, has been listed as one of America's Best Recruiters (US Airways publication) and has been profiled in the HarperCollins book, The New Career Makers.
Clients have included the following companies: TD Ameritrade, Prommis Solutions, First Data Corporation
, Ingenico, E*Trade, Tier Technologies
, Mainstream Holdings
, Rollins Family Office, Walt Disney
, SWM among other leading companies.
Mr. Pierce also works with a number of private equity firms such as GTCR Golder Rauner, Great Hill Partners, Arsenal Capital, New Mountain Capital, H.I.G. Capital, Accel-KKR, among others top leaders aligning prominent CEO's with private equity funding.
Mr. Pierce began his career working at The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation.
education credentials include a B.S. degree in marketing from the University of Illinois.