Director - Executive Search - Chicago
Anne O'Connor is highly experienced in Human Resources Executive Search and is based in Chicago, with coverage and a network across the entire Midwest region. Her impressive career spans over 20 years, with a focus on corporate recruitment since 2005. This extensive background is where Anne has successfully led and built recruitment processes for renowned companies. What sets Anne apart is her comprehensive understanding of both sides of the recruitment function, gained from her previous roles in internal talent acquisition and HR. This unique perspective allows her to offer valuable insights and strategic guidance to clients to create great outcomes.
Throughout her career, Anne has achieved notable accomplishments and specialized skills, including a passion for candidate experience, brand development, creative sourcing, and match-making. As an active member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), she remains at the forefront of industry trends and practices. Anne is also a specialist in DEI recruitment training, ensuring that diversity, equity, and inclusion are integral components of her work. She approaches her consultations with a diverse lens, leveraging her expertise to provide tailored solutions. Anne holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana and is dedicated to professional growth and development.