Nancy Garrison Jenn is an expert advisor on headhunters and partnership strategy for C -suite and NED hiring. She is an international authority on the executive search profession and is the CEO and founder of a specialist advisory boutique on best practice in partnering with search firms.
In her capacity as an expert advisor, she consults to private equity clients such as BainCapital, Sun Capital, AEA Investors, Actis, Rothschild, to financial institutions such as Vanguard, and to sovereign wealth funds -such as ICD (Investment Corp of Dubai) on the selection of executive search firms worldwide. Her expertise includes knowledge of best headhunters in emerging markets including the Mideast, Africa and China.
She divides her time between her consultancy firm on best headhunters, serving as a global advisor on headhunters to Manchester Square Partners and LHH Penna and lecturing to executive MBAs at Oxford Said and HEC. She also chairs a highly influential networking group of talented professionals in Europe and is the author of many EIU/ Economist research reports and books on search including "Headhunters and How to Use Them" and "The Global 200 Executive Recruiters". In addition, Nancy serves as Board Advisor for CareerPoint, a career advancement coaching service.
Prior to her success in the recruitment industry, Nancy worked in global marketing and brand management for renowned companies like LVMH, Time Warner and Atari. In her early career, Nancy took on similar roles at Gillette and Revlon in Brazil and South Africa.
She is pursuing the Meyler Campbell Mastered program, is Hogan certified, and she obtained a Master’s Degree from Yale University. She resides in London and Miami.