Kevin Barry

Managing Partner

Kevin joined SPMB as a Managing Partner and co-owner in 2004. Having completed over 200 retained searches, he’s had the good fortune of working with some standout companies that have achieved unqualified success in their respective markets. Recruiting CEOs, GMs, and Vice President level executives, Kevin’s clients include Google, eBay, ServiceNow, VMWare, Marketo and More recently he has worked with Coupa, Okta, Stripe, PagerDuty, and Talend.

Prior to joining SPMB, Kevin played a key role in the success and growth of Pierce & Crow, a well regarded technology-focused search firm. He spent nearly a decade delivering top executive talent and deepening relationships with many notable startups and public company clients, such as Check Point Software, Portal Software, and Tivoli Systems. Kevin’s career in technology dates back to the 1990’s when he worked in enterprise software sales and marketing.

Raised in the Bay Area, Kevin received a B.A. from Georgetown University and now resides in Marin County with his wife and two sons. Outside of work, Kevin is an accomplished endurance athlete with several Ironman triathlon finishes. However, he now spends most of his free time coaching his boys in their sports of choice.