Nick Slee


Nick Slee serves as partner in the firm’s Chicago and St. Louis offices. In this capacity, and for more than a decade, he has been responsible for managing and executing senior level search assignments. Nick has completed global assignments for CEOs, CFOs, COOs, Presidents, Board Members, and functional Vice Presidents across a diverse set of industries. He takes pride in understanding client needs and developing a search strategy to find the best candidates.

Prior to his current role, Nick served as the Vice President of Global Research. In this role, he managed global research and was responsible for all recruitment, search execution, management, administration, and training. During this time, DHR International continued its expansion domestically and internationally as the industry’s fifth-largest executive search firm.

Nick spent the first three years of his career at DHR as a Senior Research Associate. During this time, he executed senior level searches for CEOs, CFOs, COOs, Presidents, and Board Member searches for the Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of DHR, David Hoffmann.

Before joining DHR International in 2000, Nick was a Senior Associate with a boutique search firm headquartered in Chicago. In this role, he executed numerous senior level searches for a broad range of clients across industries. Nick holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Miami University, where he received a Degree in Finance.

Nick is an active member of the community. He supports numerous organizations locally and nationally, including The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, St. Vincent DePaul and The American Cancer Society.