Allison (Ali) Santoro is a member of the firm’s Technology Officers Practice and Technology Sector. Based in London, she focuses on recruiting CIO and CTO talent to client organizations across industries, with specific experience in Retail, Consumer, Leisure and Hospitality. Ali also works more broadly with clients across the technology industry, with a particular focus on assignments within consumer technology and telecommunications businesses.
Before joining the London office, Ali was based in New York as a member of the Human Resources Practice and Corporate Officers Sector, where she specialized in recruiting Chief Human Resources Officers, Human Resources Business Partners and Talent Officers. Additionally, Ali served as Associate to the firm’s Chief Executive Officer, Clarke Murphy.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Ali worked in campus recruiting at Goldman Sachs and was responsible for the hiring of summer and full-time analysts and associates into the Investment Management Division. Previously, she was part of the Capital Markets Program Management team at Citi, where she focused on the design and execution of campus hire training programs. Ali also worked in the Advancement Office of the Chapin School, where she coordinated their fundraising efforts.
Ali received her B.A. in sociology and anthropology from Washington and Lee University in Virginia.