Daniel Hobbs is the Managing Director of the Stanton Chase Philadelphia office. Dan actively manages executive recruitment and leadership assessment projects for a broad spectrum of privately and publicly held companies within the industrial and consumer sectors. With more than 15 years of experience, Dan has successfully led over 350 executive recruitment assignments at the senior management and board levels. He has led senior assignments for clients in a variety of industrial markets including, capital equipment, performance materials/chemicals, metals, and industrial/engineering services and construction.
Dan’s experience is unique and diverse having led the recruitment and talent strategy assignments for industrial and consumer products clients based in Asia, Europe, and Latin America with emphasis on general management and commercial roles. Prior to beginning his executive search career, Dan served as a director of human resources for a leading consumer products manufacturer where he drove the internal management assessment and restructuring of the division’s leadership team. Previously, he led corporate training and development programs in the areas of lean manufacturing, management assessment and organizational development for a global consumer packaging company. Dan earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.