About Us

ChampionScott Partners (CSP) differentiates ourselves from competitors by focusing the full scope of our Partners global operating experience (Public & Private Equity sponsored), extensive international networks and proven expertise recruiting world-class talent as well as developing leadership strategies on our clients.

We specialize in CEO and senior leadership appointments as well as team build outs for technology enabled PE sponsored growth companies globally, including the below.

For more information, please visit: www.championscott.com.

Sector Portfolio:

  • Business to Business Services
  • Software & Software as a Service
  • Information Technology  & Consulting Services
  • ioT, Apps, Software Technologies and Tools
  • Security & Risk Management Tech Enabled Solutions
  • Media, Digital Content & eLearning Services
  • Networking & Communications
  • Financial Services / Payroll & BPO / KPO Services
  • Healthcare, Life Sciences & Biotechnology
  • Transaction Processing & Services
  • Private Equity

Executive Functions:

  • Board Directors
  • Chief Executive Officers / Chief Operating Officers
  • Chief Financial Officers / Senior Finance Executives
  • Presidents / General Managers
  • Chief Sales and Marketing Officers
  • IT, Engineering & Technology Executives
  • Private Equity / Investor Groups
  • Leadership Advisory Services
  • Competitive Leadership Intelligence

The best way to understand any business is through the testimonials of their clients. Please access this link to witness what our clients have to say about us: www.championscott.com/testimonials. Our clients are:

Frank Kern, Former CEO of Aricent, a KKR sponsored company

Phil Clough, Managing General Partner, ABS Capital

Jim Simmons, Chairman of two PE sponsored companies where we successfully recruited CEOs


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At ChampionScott Partners, they pride themselves on recruit high-performance leaders for your businesses, while helping you navigate through an ever changing corporate environment. Its services are focused on delivering the best leaders to help you achieve your goals, thinking through areas of organizational design where external talent could dramatically improve desired outcomes and building out management teams with the right talent to drive growth and value for your end customers.

Solutions And Expertise

ChampionScott Partners is a premier global retained executive search firm. Its specialty is senior leadership appointments in technology and technology-enabled companies, including related growth industries. Its client base encompasses both start-ups and global 500 companies.

  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Data/Analytics
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Government
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Research & Develop.
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

4 Lessons on Leading Through a Crisis

Having worked through a global pandemic that affected every business, some leaders are emerging from this crucible more agile, energized and better prepared to guide their organizations through recovery and beyond. In a recent report, ChampionScott Partners showcased four such leaders and the opportunities they saw in adversity to make their companies stronger, more resilient

ChampionScott Partners Assists Unit4 with Recruitment of President, North America

ChampionScott Partners, which specializes in senior-level appointments for technology and technology-enabled companies, recently assisted in the placement of John Gregitis as president, North America of Unit4, a provider of enterprise cloud ERP, HCM and FP&A applications for mid-market services organizations. “John’s appointment supports our focus on driving impact and scale for this high-growth market.” said Jeremias

ChampionScott Partners Assists CertifiedSafety in Recruitment of New Board Member

Although boards of directors are considered the backbones of organizations, director recruiting has grown markedly more challenging say recruiters who conduct searches in that area. As a result, companies continue to turn to executive search firms to help find new board members. Recently, ChampionScott Partners, which specializes in senior-level appointments for technology and technology-enabled companies, recently assisted in

ChampionScott Partners Places Chief Technology Officer at deepwatch

ChampionScott Partners, which specializes in senior-level appointments for technology and technology-enabled companies, recently assisted in the placement of Corey Bodzin as chief technology officer of deepwatch. deepwatch delivers managed security services by extending customers’ cybersecurity teams and proactively advancing their SecOps maturity. Powered by its data-driven cloud SecOps platform, deepwatch provides 24/7/365 managed security services.

Press Releases

Unisys Appoints Gene Chao as SVP & GM, Clearpath Forward

(April 22, 2021) ChampionScott Partners is delighted to announce the appointment of Gene Chao to Unisys as Senior Vice President and General Manager, ClearPath Forward®. Gene brings extensive business management, strategy, sales and executive leadership experience in technology consulting and managed services with him to Unisys. Gene joins Unisys from IBM where he was, most

GuidePoint Appoints Mike Detwiler to the Board of Directors

ChampionScott Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Detwiler to the board of directors of GuidePoint Security, an ABS Capital sponsored cybersecurity solutions leader enabling organizations to make smarter decisions and minimize risk. Mike has an extensive background successfully leading IT and Software companies of varying sizes for the past 30+ years. In

CreditXpert Appoints Jim Hemmer as CEO

(October, 2020) ChampionScott Partners is delighted to announce Jim Hemmer’s appointment as Chief Executive Officer of CreditXpert, an innovative software provider of personalized credit analysis and optimization solutions used by the lending community. Jim will leverage his proven track record developing company strategies, executing business plans, and growing technology enabled companies to continue to drive

CertifiedSafety Appoints Doug Milner to the Board of Directors

(September 2020) ChampionScott Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Doug Milner to the board of directors of CertifiedSafety Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of cost-effective, scalable, and proven solutions to solve safety-related challenges for the petroleum and chemical industries. Doug has had a successful 35-year career in industrial technology and technology-enabled services. In

Viventium Appoints Liz Carisone as CFO

(September 2020) ChampionScott Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Liz Carisone as Chief Financial Officer to Viventium Software, an ABS Capital sponsored SaaS-based human capital management solution for small to mid-size businesses. Liz has over 20 years of financial and operational leadership experience in large scale and growth businesses. Liz joins Viventium from



Frank Kern ChampionScott Partners Testimonial
Phil Clough & Jim Simmons ChampionScott Partners Testimonial