McGrath joins DHR as HR Practice global leader

Nov 12, 2013

NEW YORK – Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Jerry McGrath has joined the firm as executive vice president and global leader of the Human Resources Practice Group. He will work out of DHR’s New York office and brings 30-years of human resources and executive recruiting experience to the firm.

Prior to joining DHR, McGrath was the leader of Caldwell Partners’ Human Resources Practice and a member of the Financial Services Practice. Before joining Caldwell, McGrath worked for Korn/Ferry International as a client relationship manager, leading executive searches for large clients in the Americas and Europe.

“We’re excited to have Jerry join DHR to lead our Human Resources Practice. Jerry’s experience in the corporate sector and executive search will further enhance our service levels throughout the Human Resource vertical,” said Geoff Hoffmann, chief executive officer of DHR International.

McGrath previously held positions with UBS in the US and Europe, where he served as global head of recruiting and development for the investment bank and was the head of human resources for investment banking in the Americas. He joined UBS from Credit Suisse First Boston, where he was head of human resources for investment banking. Prior to this role, he was head of global recruiting, as well as vice president of human resources of the U.S. region for MasterCard International.

McGrath holds a master’s in labor and industrial relations from Michigan State University and a bachelor’s in political science from West Virginia University.

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