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Jeff Hodge


Product Description

Jeff Hodge


Jeff has been active in the executive search industry for more than three decades, holding leadership roles within other top firms and founding his own.

  • Over 30 years’ experience in executive search
  • Board- and C-level recruitment, as well as board development, matching exceptional succession-level internal candidates with targeted board roles
  • Organisations of all sizes and leadership structures, from Fortune 50 to private equity-backed portfolio companies, in a broad range of industries
  • Extensive network of contacts and proficiency in the use of data analytics for targeted search

Business Expertise

  • Managing Partner of Bialla Partners, a national firm focused on senior executive search, C-level and board assignments; led Board Search Development Practice
  • Founder and CEO, Hodge Partners, a San Francisco-based executive search firm which after eight years became part of a large national firm; served as Vice Chairman
  • Managing Partner, North America of a another top global executive search firm
  • Managing Partner, head of west coast operations for a leading global executive search firm

Sector Expertise

Global Cross-Sector Practices

  • CEO & Board Services
  • Social Impact

Additional Expertise

  • Healthcare
  • Financial Services
  • Professional Services
  • Technology
  • Family Businesses

Education & Certifications

  • B.S. in Business Administration from Indiana University

Affiliations & Awards

  • Founding Director, National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), Northern California Chapter
  • Board Member, Association of Executive Search Consultants
  • Member, Economic Club of Chicago
  • Active in various educational and diversity organizations and initiatives, including a leadership role for the 2020 Women on Boards organization