Andy Cornwell serves as partner in the firm's St. Louis, MO office. He approaches executive search from a comprehensive background in management consulting across numerous industries such as manufacturing, industrial, consumer business, distribution, hospitality, healthcare, life sciences, private equity and venture capital, financial services, real estate, telecommunications, retail, energy and utilities. Read more >
Andy Cornwell serves as partner in the firm's St. Louis, MO office. He approaches executive search from a comprehensive background in management consulting across numerous industries such as manufacturing, industrial, consumer business, distribution, hospitality, healthcare, life sciences, private equity and venture capital, financial services, real estate, telecommunications, retail, energy and utilities. He practices executive search across a variety of industries and is an active member of several DHR International specialty groups including Advanced Technology, Professional Services, and Diversity.
Throughout Andy's 24-year career, he has consulted with numerous companies throughout the United States of all sizes from a variety of industries on issues and initiatives spanning most functional areas of the global business enterprise. Clients value his strong listening and communication skills, his ability to positively impact their business operations through his management consulting and business advisory background, and the comprehensive resources and methodologies he can orchestrate to find and assess world-class executive talent. He has placed executives at all levels and his clients are thoroughly satisfied with the attention to detail and personal care he brings to their business requirements.
Prior to joining DHR, Andy served in a variety of senior management positions with IBM, Ernst & Young, and Deloitte & Touche, as well as co-founder and managing partner of an innovative start-up distribution business. He gained experience in strategic planning and innovation, business development, sales, marketing, account management, business process improvement, technology, management consulting and business advisory services affecting most functional areas of global business enterprises in a number of industries. Along with developing skills in assembling and managing teams of professionals in support of client assignments, he developed a unique combination of experiences in strategy, process and organizational transformation, and technology enablement and integration. He also established a proven track record in solution development and professional services benefiting businesses trying to grow, innovate, identify and penetrate new markets, transform, cut costs, or improve productivity and competitiveness.
Andy has held a number of leadership positions in various charitable, civic and professional organizations over the years such as Junior Achievement, the American Red Cross and the United Way. He is currently serving on a board of trustees' task force chartered with developing and implementing a strategic plan for diversity at one of the nation's leading secondary schools, as well as serving as a member of the St. Louis Regional Business Council (RBC) Mentor Network and on the Advisory Board of The Entrepreneurship Institute.
Andy and his wife, both native St. Louisans, have been married for 18-years and have two children. He holds a BA from Dartmouth College and has completed over a thousand hours of corporate and industry professional development training covering numerous areas in current business management science and practices. He enjoys little league coaching, piano, golf, tennis, ice hockey, snow and water skiing, hunting, fishing, reading and travel. < Read less
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LOCATIONSt. Louis | North America