Dan Myatt serves as N2Growth’s Chief Executive Officer and is based in St Louis, MO. He is responsible for the firm’s executive search and leadership advisory services across the Americas, and partners closely with N2Growth’s EMEAA CEO, Jaco Erasmus, to support the growth of the brand globally.
Dan advises boards and senior executives on talent strategy, performance management, organizational design, executive search, and succession planning. He brings a depth of multi-sector leadership experience and a passion for people. To this day, Dan loves to personally engage in many of the firm’s C-level searches, including Chief Executive Officers, Chief Financial Officers, and Chief Operating Officers. His passion is finding that right-fit leader with the skills to lead an organization to its desired future state.
Prior to N2Growth, Dan co-founded and built an award-winning social enterprise dedicated to agricultural development and the eradication of extreme poverty in central Africa. Additionally, Dan served on active duty in the U.S. Air Force for eight years as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) officer. He was the honor graduate of his Naval School EOD class and holds significant worldwide experience, including tours in Afghanistan and South Korea. Dan’s final active duty assignment was teaching ROTC as an Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He continues to serve part-time in the Air Force Reserves.
Dan holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Virginia, and a master’s degree in Leadership Studies. Dan loves to travel, having visited nearly 30 countries, and is proficient in French. He spent several years as a volunteer firefighter and enjoys reading, the outdoors, rock climbing, rugby, and baseball (namely the St Louis Cardinals!). He is a family man first and foremost and currently resides in Saint Louis with his wife and three children.