Scott Gunther

Vice President

Based in New York, Scott is a member of JM Search’s private equity practice where he works with private equity and growth equity firms to identify executive talent for their portfolio companies. Scott has experience engaging with a diverse group of financial sponsors with regard to both size and strategy, including venture capital, middle-market buyout, and global asset managers. Scott has successfully executed searches across the C-suite for manufacturing, services, and technology companies.

Prior to joining JM Search, Scott was a consultant at Notch Partners, a specialized deal-enabling private equity consulting firm. Notch Partners is retained exclusively by private equity buyout funds to help them form relationships with senior executives who can potentially serve in an advisory capacity at the firm or their portfolio companies. Before Notch, Scott was an associate on Gerson Lehrman Group’s (GLG) Private Equity Team. While at GLG, he spent time co-managing some of GLG’s private equity relationships, as well as assisting in new business development. Scott has a BA from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and currently resides in New York City.