Carol Hartman: Executive Search Consultant, North America

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Carol Hartman is an executive recruiting strategist and a recognized leader in helping companies achieve their business objectives in the U.S. and abroad. Read more >

Carol Hartman is an executive recruiting strategist and a recognized leader in helping companies achieve their business objectives in the U.S. and abroad. With more than 20 years of retained executive search experience, Carol works with companies to develop talent acquisition strategies and place candidates with a diverse range of expertise and backgrounds in executive-level and board positions.

As leader of the firm’s global financial services practice, Carol and her team work with companies providing asset management, commercial and private banking, capital markets, risk/compliance, payments/financial tech and retirement income services. Carol also has worked with private equity, insurance, real estate and startup companies. She is often retained to help clients in other industry segments recruit senior financial officers and board members. In 2017, Carol was named a Top Producer of the firm.

Carol joined DHR International in 2013 and previously served as Managing Partner of the Financial Services Practice in North America. Since she joined the company, Carol has been one the firm’s top recruiters and a key contributor in the growth of the global financial services practice. Prior to becoming an executive recruiter, Carol worked for Oppenheimer's ALM Group, Kidder Peabody, Dean Witter Capital Markets and Sutro & Co. in a variety of operational and management roles. That experience has given her a deep understanding of institutional and retail providers of fixed income and equity products, as well as firms offering corporate advisory and corporate finance services.

Carol served on the board of advisors for both the Henry Kravis Leadership Institute and the Financial Economics Institute. She has previously served as the Alumni Association President and as a member of the board of trustees at Claremont McKenna College. Carol has a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Claremont McKenna College. < Read less



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April 2018 | eFinancial Careers

Here's how much you'll get paid for the hottest IBD jobs on Wall Street

If you want to get paid in a Wall Street investment banking division (IBD) this year, you’ll need to be lucky. Figures from Dealogic suggest Americas investment banking revenues fell 17% year-on-year in the first quarter. This might explain why banks like Bank of America and Goldman Sachs have seen big reductions in their M&A revenues, and most banks’ IBD revenues are down on 2017. More >

November 2017 | eFinancial Careers

Inside the new hottest investment banking jobs in the U.S.

Bulge bracket investment banks are ramping up in unlikely destinations across the U.S. Away from their traditional Wall Street homes, deal-makers are moving to the likes of Atlanta, Dallas, Seattle and Toronto to capitalise on a growing revenue stream of middle market business. More >

October 2017 | Hunt Scanlon Media

DHR International Recruits Global Brand Marketing Leader for William Blair Co.

Chicago-based search firm DHR International has placed former MSCI global marketing executive Michaelle Burstin as global head of brand marketing and communications at William Blair Company. More >

March 2017 | Hunt Scanlon Media

DHR International Leading CIO Search for State of Alaska

Recruiters specializing in the investment function continue to report that demand for executive level ‘high impact’ investing talent is on the rise. Against that backdrop, DHR International has just been retained by the State of Alaska to lead its search for a new chief investment officer (CIO). Carol Hartman, the search firm’s managing partner of financial services North America, is leading the assignment. More >

January 2017 | eFinancial Careers

The outlook for buy-side hiring on Wall Street in 2017

We’ve given our predictions for sell-side recruitment on Wall Street in 2017, but what about the buy-side? Here’s what recruiters and industry insiders think. More >

December 2016 | efinancial careers

The outlook for sell-side hiring on Wall Street in 2017

What does 2017 have in store for hiring on Wall Street? Doom and gloom, boom or somewhere in between? Recruiters give their views on sell-side hiring for next year in the U.S. More >

October 2016

DHR Completes Top Search for World Gold Council

Executive search firm DHR International has placed Joseph Cavatoni as managing director, U.S., and officer of World Gold Trust Services for the World Gold Council. The search was led by Carol Hartman, managing partner of the firm’s financial services practice in North America. More >

April 2016 | Hunt Scanlon Media

DHR International placed Russell Read as chief investment officer of the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

The search was led by Carol Hartman, managing partner of the firm’s financial services practice in North America, and partner James Schroeder. Mr. Read formerly served as CIO at CalPERS. The Alaska Permanent Fund was created by referendum in 1976 to save a portion of the state’s oil revenue for the future. In 1980, the Alaska State Legislature created the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation to manage the investments of the Permanent Fund outside of the State Treasury. More >

May 2016 | efinancial Careers

How to Make it to the Top in Compliance

This is how you can climb the ladder to become the top dog of your compliance department, the CCO. More >

April 2016 | Hunt Scanlon

Empowering Women In The Workplace Starts Here

Sheer confidence among nearly 80 percent of female financial advisors is among the biggest factors impacting leadership, success and fulfillment in their careers, according to a recent study conducted by Edward Jones. Half of those surveyed say confidence is the single most important tool in career advancement. More >

April 2016

DHR completes Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. CIO search

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Russell Read as Chief Investment Officer of Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation, $52.4 billion sovereign wealth fund. Read will begin the new position on May 9. The search was completed by Managing Partner of the North American Financial Services Practice Carol Hartman and Partner Jim Schroeder More >

February 2016 | Efinancial Careers

Here's what's really going on with Wall Street bonuses

DHR International's Carol Hartman, managing partner, North American Financial Services, gives her insight to dwindling Wall Street bonuses. More >