New York-based CTGrowth Partners said Friday that it has named John Hagan as a partner. Prior to joining CTGrowth Partners, Hagan founded Savage Partners and Ryan Paige Associates. A unit of CTP Partners, CTGrowth Partners is an executive recruitment firm that focuses on venture capital or private equty-backed companies.
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CTPartners Executive Search Inc. (NYSE MKT:CTP), a leading global retained executive search firm, announced today that John Hagan has joined CTGrowth Partners as a Partner in the New York office. CTGrowth Partners is a division of CTPartners, focusing on executive search for high-growth companies, typically venture capital or private-equity backed.
“Working with small, high-growth companies requires a different involvement from traditional search due to the uniqueness of their growth trajectory and the candidate population experienced in thriving in such an entrepreneurial environment. John’s experience and contacts in this space will greatly enhance CTGrowth Partners’ visibility and reach.”
Mr. Hagan has over 20 years of experience in the executive search industry serving venture capital and private equity backed technology companies. He began his search career with Ramsey Beirne Associates, and founded two subsequent firms, Savage Partners and Ryan Paige Associates. His search work includes building out the senior management teams of some of the most notable venture-backed companies.
Brian Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer of CTPartners said, “Working with small, high-growth companies requires a different involvement from traditional search due to the uniqueness of their growth trajectory and the candidate population experienced in thriving in such an entrepreneurial environment. John’s experience and contacts in this space will greatly enhance CTGrowth Partners’ visibility and reach.”
Dayton Ogden, Managing Partner, CTGrowth Partners said, “We are excited to have John aboard. His experience will complement our highly successful existing Silicon Valley practice. More and more we are seeing these types of searches becoming national and, in some cases, international. CTGrowth Partners is structured well in major markets, including experts on the East and West Coasts, who can best address our clients’ needs.”
John Hagan, Partner, CTGrowth Partners, said, “I am very excited to be working with CTGrowth Partners. The unique relationship between CTGrowth Partners and CTPartners allows us to provide the best of both worlds to our clients: the nimbleness and responsiveness of a boutique coupled with the global infrastructure of a world-class search firm.”
CTPartners is a leading performance-driven executive search firm serving clients across the globe. Committed to a philosophy of partnering with its clients, CTPartners offers a proven record in C-Suite, senior executive, and board searches, as well as expertise serving private equity and venture capital firms.
With origins dating back to 1980, CTPartners serves clients with a global organization of more than 400 professionals and employees, offering expertise in board advisory services and executive recruiting services in the financial services, life sciences, industrial, professional services, retail and consumer, and technology, media and telecom industries. Headquartered in New York, CTPartners has 23 offices in 16 countries.