Hatfield joins DHR as Partner, Financial Services

September 12, 2016

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Melissa Hatfield has joined the firm as a partner, focusing her expertise in the Financial Services Practice Group. She brings nearly 20 years of leadership and strategy experience in agency and corporate recruiting to DHR International.

Prior to joining DHR International, Hatfield was a Managing Director, Head of Recruiting for JPMorgan’s Commercial Bank leading a team of executive recruiters focused on all facets of talent acquisition.  In addition, she served on the global recruiting leadership team addressing firm wide projects in recruitment marketing, diversity recruitment strategies and enterprise recruitment systems.  In 2005, she began her career at JPMorgan in Asset Management as Head of Recruiting for JPMorgan’s Private Bank.

Earlier in her career, Hatfield held account executive and leadership positions at kForce (formerly Source Services) and TAC Worldwide Companies helping Fortune 500 companies solve hiring needs in the technology and infrastructure space.

Hatfield graduated with High Distinction honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign with a Bachelor’s Degree in History.   She and her husband, Todd, and daughter, Simone, live in Chicago.

For more than 25 years DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe.  DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base.