Sandy Bakken is a member of the Global Technology Sector at Russell Reynolds. Based in Palo Alto, he concentrates on a diverse range of assignments, including CTO, Head of Product, GM and CEO. He has partnered with both enterprise and consumer companies and has developed a specialization in searches related to cloud computing and SaaS. Sandy has done work for both pre-public, venture backed organizations as well as large enterprises. Recent searches include a CTO assignment for a leading virtualization company, a CEO search for a start-up consumer electronics business and a GM search for a leading cloud company. He joined Russell Reynolds in 2008.
Prior to Russell Reynolds, Sandy worked at Mill Rock, a boutique hedge fund where he focused on technology investments in small and mid cap companies.
Sandy earned his M.A. from Columbia and his B.A. from University of Michigan.
Private Equity, Technology, Software, Cloud, Technology Officers, Executive Search