We Believe

"... a search firm should be measured by the quality of its matches; specifically by the success and impact these individuals have over time."​

— Jay Gaines, President and Chief Executive Officer

What We Do

We help our clients build leadership teams that enable them to thrive in a dynamic global economy.

We serve industry leaders in investment management, capital markets, banking, alternative asset management, consulting, insurance, government, transportation, and education.

Our areas of expertise include Information Technology, Data Management, Security, Operations, Risk Management, Compliance, Finance, Treasury, and Audit.

Our signature is high-touch engagement and the depth and thoroughness of our assessments.

Why Clients Trust Us

Since 1982, Jay Gaines & Company has been one of the most respected names in executive search. 

We have earned that reputation through the quality of our work, our commitment to integrity, and the longevity of our placements. 

We partner with our clients to capture and assess the best talent for their needs while making the search experience valuable for both clients and candidates. 

As a result, today, nearly 85% of our clients come back to us for repeat business.