St. Louis

St. Louis Executive Search

St. Louis features a diversified economy that is home to corporate headquarters and major business divisions across a wide range of industries. Fourteen Fortune 1000 companies (8 of which are in the Fortune 500) are headquartered in the St. Louis metro area. Leading companies in insurance, manufacturing and financial services are among the Fortune 500, including Centene, Emerson Electric, Edward Jones and Reinsurance Group of America. These and other larger companies play an active role in the St. Louis community through charitable donations, corporate sponsorships, board leadership and outreach to area schools and colleges.

St. Louis is occupied by nearly 40 colleges, universities, and technical schools with some of the largest being Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis University and University of Missouri–St. Louis. In addition to its importance as a bio-tech and business center, the rivers and Port of St. Louis play a large role in moving goods throughout the country.

As one of the nation’s leading financial service centers, St. Louis ranks as one of the top 5 most concentrated markets for investment advisors. Additionally, the single biggest driver of the regional economy is health care, attesting to St. Louis’ national and global role as a center for Health Science and Services. Moreover, given the area’s geography and infrastructure, it’s no surprise the St. Louis region has a tradition of leadership in transportation, distribution and logistics.

Leading the charge in the St. Louis office are Joe Scanio and Brian Livingston. With a combined 13+ plus years in the STL market, both Brian and Joe have a successful track record of offering talent acquisition, candidate development, assessment and client management of next generation leaders in a wide range of corporate functions, including Sales, HR, Marketing, Accounting and Finance, Operations, IT, Facilities Management, and Purchasing. Past assignments and successful placements include global, Fortune 500 companies and financial firms.