Tom Spanos is a leader in the Industrial and Private Equity Practices at Russell Reynolds Associates. Tom’s clients range from Fortune 500 organizations to portfolio companies of leading private equity firms. He specializes in senior integrated supply chain and general management assignments for global consumer products and industrial manufacturing organizations, as well as operating partner and portfolio company CEO assignments for private equity clients. Tom also works closely with the firm’s Leadership & Succession Practice, taking part in the assessment of senior executives. He is based in New York.
Recent Client Experience
Tom has completed a broad range of searches for the CEOs of both public and private companies, divisional presidents, board directors and corporate functional leaders within supply chain and operations. He recently led the search for the president and general manager of a $2 billion global industrial equipment manufacturer, the CEO of a $300 million PE-backed consumer products company and partnered with the executive leadership team of a $14 billion Fortune 500 company to identify the global vice president of logistics.
Prior to joining the firm, Tom served as an officer in the United States Army.
Tom received his B.A. in political science from The Catholic University of America and his commission as an officer in the United States Army from Georgetown University.
Private Equity, Industrial, Aviation, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial Goods, Operations & Supply Chain Officers, Executive Search