Liam Garrity

National Practice Leader - Go-To-Market Search Private Equity, Insurance and Financial Services

Liam Garrity believes that one should never take a career opportunity for granted. He instills this mindset in his candidates and strives to help them achieve professional success while assisting his clients in improving their operations and bottom lines.

In 2023, Liam joined BrainWorks as a National Practice Leader for Go-To-Market Search with a focus in Private Equity, Insurance and Financial Services. He is laser focused on listening to the needs of the candidates and he addresses his clients’ hiring needs with high-level sales & marketing talent. Liam enjoys the challenge that comes with making strategic matches and diligently works to form synergistic partnerships that benefit both his clients and candidates.

Prior to recruiting, Liam was an employee benefits broker. As an outside sales representative, he finished in the top 10 percent of sales representatives 12 years in a row at Sun Life Financial and The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America. Liam later transitioned to recruiting in 2017, working with a boutique executive search firm in the Atlanta market. During this time, he honed and perfected his recruiting skills before moving to Korn Ferry/Lucas Group from 2018 through 2023. Liam’s experience in recruiting combined with his tenacity and persistence are the strong cornerstone of his continued success in the industry.

Passionate about animal welfare, Liam is involved in the Atlanta Humane Society. He also enjoys spending time with his dogs and family as well as golfing and watching sporting events. Liam holds a degree in Business Administration – Finance from the University of Georgia.