Geoffrey Hoffmann: Executive Search Consultant, North America

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Geoffrey Hoffmann

Geoff Hoffmann joined DHR International in 1999 and was promoted to the role of chief executive officer in October of 2012. In his current, role Geoff is responsible for directing all functions and operations of the business. Previously Geoff was the chief operating officer. In this capacity he oversaw all corporate marketing, public relations, internal recruiting, research, and strategic planning responsibilities on a global basis. Before that, as executive vice president of strategy, Geoff oversaw all of the firm's international offices and was accountable for the development and growth of new locations. During his tenure the firm began its global expansion and subsequently established offices in 13 countries with additional openings to follow. Read more >

Geoff Hoffmann joined DHR International in 1999 and was promoted to the role of chief executive officer in October of 2012. In his current, role Geoff is responsible for directing all functions and operations of the business. Previously Geoff was the chief operating officer. In this capacity he oversaw all corporate marketing, public relations, internal recruiting, research, and strategic planning responsibilities on a global basis. Before that, as executive vice president of strategy, Geoff oversaw all of the firm's international offices and was accountable for the development and growth of new locations. During his tenure the firm began its global expansion and subsequently established offices in 13 countries with additional openings to follow.

Prior to this role, Geoff had been an integral part of the growth and operating processes of DHR and assisted in the development of extensive global recruiting and operating procedures. Additionally, Geoff led the firm's new marketing and branding strategy that is reflective of the firm's global presence. Geoff began his career at DHR as an associate in the research department executing senior level searches in a variety of industries and functions, including professional services, life sciences and financial services.

In addition, Geoff serves on the boards of DHR International, JDRF Illinois, and Edgewood Properties, a privately-held commercial real estate investment firm, and is a member of the Young Presidents' Organization and The Economic Club of Chicago.

Geoff has been featured and quoted in numerous business publications and has made multiple appearances on WSJ Live, Reuters, CBS Market Watch, Bloomberg, CNBC, and Fox Business News.

Geoff holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Entrepreneurship from Miami University and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Geoff, his wife Megan, and their four sons reside in Winnetka, Illinois. < Read less

SPECIALTY PRACTICE AREA

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Chicago | North America

NONPROFIT INVOLVEMENT

February 2015 | CNBC Squawk Box

Top paying jobs in the c-suite

Geoff Hoffmann, DHR International CEO, weighs in on 2015 hiring trends for corporate executives. More >

February 2015 | Bloomberg Business

What Are the Hottest Jobs for C-Suite Executives?

DHR International CEO Geoff Hoffman discusses C-suite hiring and the battle for tech talent. He speaks on “Market Makers.” More >

February 2015 | Yahoo! Finance

C-suite execs are in demand in these two fields

Chief Executive Officers and Chief Financial Officers are doing their part to help drive the rebound in U.S. hiring by job hopping themselves, according to DHR International, the fifth largest executive search firm. CEO Geoff Hoffmann tells Yahoo Finance hiring at the top is back to pre-recessionary levels. “It's pretty close to levels that we saw in 2006 and 2007, which were the absolute peak.” More >

February 2015 | CNBC

Geoff Hoffmann discusses jobs in America on CNBC

Geoff Hoffmann, DHR International CEO, weighs in on 2015 hiring trends for corporate executives. More >