ECA is a specialized project staffing and executive search firm focused on private equity and PE portfolio companies. We provide our clients with the very best talent to execute their value creation plans.
Executive Search | Interim Execs | On-Demand Consultants
Example roles include: PortCo CFOs, PortCo CEOs, M&A Leaders, Portfolio Operations Leaders, Strategy Leaders, Interim CFOs and Controllers, PMO Consultants, and more!
We use a proprietary, evidence-based approach to recruiting that leverages data and technology to ensure the very best outcomes for our clients. We invested millions to build our industry leading Talent Management System, CASCADE, that gives our clients an edge both in terms of speed to hire and likelihood of success. We’ve conducted thousands of searches for hundreds of clients, across private equity, corporate strategy, search funds, consulting firms and more.
Locations: Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, Detroit, Phoenix
ECA is founded and led by a team of top-tier former management consultants, paving the way for a leaner, streamlined executive search and consultant staffing model that provides clients with expert service at great speed and responsiveness.
ECA is a specialized project staffing and executive search firm focused on private equity and PE portfolio companies. We provide our clients with the very best talent in strategy, finance, and operations roles to execute their value creation plans.
In the age of social media, it is remarkably easy to turn up statements of distrust and even vitriol toward job recruiters with a simple internet search, according to recent report from ECA Partners’ Tony Topoleski. “Quora questions and subreddits like r/recruitinghell are filled with horror stories of abuse, endless lies of omission, and ghost
ECA Partners has launched its client portal, Cascade. “A lot of our middle-market private equity clients have a short time horizon to deliver on value creation plans,” said Ken Kanara, president and CEO of ECA Partners. “We built Cascade, a talent management system, with that in mind. Combined with our proprietary process, we are able
Private family office Nobel Investments has named Ken Kanara president and CEO of its portfolio company ECA Partners, a data-driven executive search firm. “Ken has been instrumental in growing the firm over the past five years,” said Atta Tarki, founder of ECA Partners and managing partner of Nobel Investments. “He helped to formalize and scale
SANTA MONICA, Calif., September 16, 2022 (Newswire.com) – ECA Partners – a tech-enabled executive search firm specializing in private equity and investor-owned companies – has launched the latest version of its proprietary Talent Management System (TMS) and online client portal, CASCADE. The update introduces ECA’s salary database, which provides clients with salary data gleaned from
SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 1, 2022 (Newswire.com) – ECA Partners – an innovative tech-enabled executive search firm with several hundred clients and expertise in the private equity and investor-owned markets – has launched the latest version of its proprietary talent management system and online client portal, CASCADE. The new version provides an aesthetic upgrade, as
SANTA MONICA, Calif., November 4, 2021 (Newswire.com) – ECA Partners – an innovative tech-enabled executive search firm with several hundred clients and expertise in the private equity and investor-owned markets – has launched its client portal, Cascade. Developed and incubated at ECA, Cascade brings ECA’s data-driven approach to the forefront, giving clients access to data
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 19, 2021 (Newswire.com) – Nobel Investments, a Santa Monica-based private family office, has named Ken Kanara President and CEO of its portfolio company ECA Partners. Ken Kanara has more than 15 years of experience in consulting and executive search with a focus on serving private equity and private equity portfolio clients.
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PMO / PMI Consultant – PE-Backed Business Services Company
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Four Ways to Live, Work, and Play Boldly – 8/5/22
How Consulting’s Attention to Detail Can Reconceive Finance Microloans – 7/1/2022
How Analytic Rigor Drives Fashion Media Consulting – 6/23/22
Leveraging the Management Consulting Toolkit in Customer Success Roles – 6/10/22
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Podcast – Beyond Consulting
31: From Consulting to EdTech Founder & CEO – 10/18/2022
30: From Consulting to Chief Marketing Officer – 10/13/2022
29: From Consulting to Artist & Entrepreneur – 10/11/2022
28: From Consulting to Hospital System CEO – 10/4/2022
32: From Consulting to Value Acceleration & Technology – 9/21/2022
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