Biography: Glenn Anderson is the Managing Partner of Plymouth Search Partners - Signium based out of Cleveland, Ohio. His executive search experience focuses on finding C-Suite and senior executives for the industrial and financial service sectors. In addition to his work with publicly traded companies, Glenn has also been instrumental adding significant talent to the management teams of small to mid-sized privately-held and private equity-backed businesses. Experienced in international assignments, he was named by BusinessWeek in 2008 as one of the top 150 most influential headhunters in the world. Glenn has strong experience in the professional services sector and is a member of Signium’s global Legal Risk & Compliance team where he sources Partners and Senior Lawyers for private practice law firms and Senior Lawyers for corporate clients.
Prior to starting Plymouth Search Partners - Signium, Glenn was a Partner at ON Search Partners. Prior to that he was the Senior Vice President of Tyler & Company and the Managing Director of Signium International in Cleveland. He serves on the Board of Directors of Signium and led the global industrial practice. In 2012, he received Signium International's highest recognition, the Chairman's Award, for his dedication and contributions. He began his career in retained executive search in 1995, serving as a partner with TMP Worldwide and LAI Worldwide. Before executive search, he was the president of an industrial manufacturing company and consulted with KPMG in human resources, benefits, and compensation. He is a frequent speaker on leadership and executive recruiting at various industry forums.
A native of Northeast Ohio, Glenn serves as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Western Reserve Historical Society and served on the Weatherhead School of Management Alumni Advisory Council. He holds a BA from Ohio Wesleyan University and an MBA from The Weatherhead School of Management. Glenn lives in Gates Mills with his wife and two children.