Tighe Burke serves as a Partner in the Advanced Technology group with Jobplex and is based out of the firm’s Denver office. He is responsible for leading business development, search execution, client management, and candidate assessment for high potential, next generation leaders within Technology.
Tighe has deep experience working with both early-stage and large growth-stage companies to identify their future leaders. Tighe also leads Jobplex’s Cybersecurity practice group.
Tighe previously spent a number of years with DHR International executing C-level search assignments in the Technology sector. In 2013 he led a multi-function buildout of General Electric’s Software Center of Excellence, including the CTO Leadership Program. As a search consultant in Silicon Valley, Tighe developed deep domain expertise executing searches for all functions on behalf of enterprise software and other technology-based organizations. Tighe has executed searches for clients such as Big Switch Networks, BioCatch, Dynamics Inc., Adaptive Insights, and FloWater.
Prior to DHR, Tighe spent two years in South Korea as an English teacher. Tighe holds a degree in Integrated International Studies from Knox College, where he was an All-American defensive end.