Ms. Heather Whaley

Principal, Retained Search & Diversity Inclusion Lead

Hunt Executive Search, Inc.

Charlotte

biography

Principal leading a Top Ranked Executive Search practice of six search professionals serving the Global Consumer Goods & Services, Food & Beverage, Consumer Health/Pharma and Retail markets.

SUMMARY:

? Manage the full executive search cycle including new client development, relationship management, talent consulting, search strategy and execution, executive placement and onboarding, and client retention.

? Lead the Executive Diversity & Inclusion practice, responsible for the development and implementation of the Diversity Recruiting Strategy focused on the strategic recruiting and promotion of diversity leaders. (100% diversity inclusion, 44% diversity placement)

? Represent Hunt Executive Search through membership and participation with executive committees and advisory councils for leading CPG, Food, Beverage and Retail Associations. Engage in speaking opportunities, serve as an expert judge, and lead strategic planning initiatives in an effort to stay informed on industry trends, best practices in talent and executive engagement, and to meaningfully contribute to the organizations and associations we support.

? Ranked top 1% of executive recruiters on LinkedIn. (Complete search KPIs in profile summary.)

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

Hunt Executive Search excels in the identification, recruitment and placement of C-Suite, General Management, and global vertical heads (EVP, SVP, VP) in Sales, Marketing, Product Supply (Operations, Logistics, Planning, Procurement, Engineering), R&D/Technical, HR and Finance.

As the nation's leading boutique retained search firm in their niche, Hunt Executive Search rivals the larger multinationals' placement, time to fill, retention, diversity, and client satisfaction metrics. The firm has a long term investment in their core industries serving as speakers, committee and association members, supplementing their 25 year history of strong relationships with multi-national and private equity leaders.

typical job/search assignments

  • Chief Supply Officer

    For current & sample searches: https://www.linkedin.com/in/recruiterwhaley

    Publicly Traded Cosmetics & CPG Company

  • SVP of Human Resources

    For current & sample searches: https://www.linkedin.com/in/recruiterwhaley

    Publicly Traded Personal Care / CPG

  • Vice President, VP, SVP, EVP, Chief, CXO, Officer

    Principal leading a Top Ranked Executive Search practice of six search professionals serving the Global Consumer Goods & Services, Food & Beverage, Consumer Health/Pharma and Retail markets.

    SUMMARY:
    ? Manage the full executive search cycle including new client development, relationship management, talent consulting, search strategy and execution, executive placement and onboarding, and client retention.
    ? Lead the Executive Diversity & Inclusion practice, responsible for the development and implementation of the Diversity Recruiting Strategy focused on the strategic recruiting and promotion of diversity leaders. (100% diversity inclusion, 44% diversity placement)
    ? Represent Hunt Executive Search through membership and participation with executive committees and advisory councils for leading CPG, Food, Beverage and Retail Associations. Engage in speaking opportunities, serve as an expert judge, and lead strategic planning initiatives in an effort to stay informed on industry trends, best practices in talent and executive engagement, and to meaningfully contribute to the organizations and associations we support.
    ? Ranked top 1% of executive recruiters on LinkedIn. (Complete search KPIs in profile summary.)

    COMPANY OVERVIEW:
    Hunt Executive Search excels in the identification, recruitment and placement of C-Suite, General Management, and global vertical heads (EVP, SVP, VP) in Sales, Marketing, Product Supply (Operations, Logistics, Planning, Procurement, Engineering), R&D/Technical, HR and Finance.

    As the nation

    Private & Publicly traded global CPG, Food, Bev, Pharma, Cosmetics, Retail & Allied Industries

  • Senior Director of Indirect Procurement

    For current & sample searches: https://www.linkedin.com/in/recruiterwhaley

    Global CPG Company - Privately Owned Company (>$5B)

  • Vice President of Sales

    For current & sample searches: https://www.linkedin.com/in/recruiterwhaley

    Global CPG

  • VP of R&D & Global Shared Services

    For current & sample searches: https://www.linkedin.com/in/recruiterwhaley

    Global CPG company