Michael Feldman is the Global Co-Lead of the firm’s Software and Cloud Infrastructure Practice. Based in San Francisco, Michael has extensive experience recruiting senior product, go-to-market and general management leaders for high growth pre-public technology companies and for members of the Fortune 1000. In addition, he frequently partners with clients to recruit senior corporate development, business development and strategic alliances leaders.
Prior to rejoining the firm in 2015, Michael served as Talent Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners, a leading venture capital firm, where he advised early- and growth-stage investors and CEOs on executive talent strategy. Michael previously worked at Russell Reynolds from 2008 to 2014. Prior to his executive search career, Michael was Director, Technology Client Services at Sitaro Group, a boutique consultancy, where he advised Fortune 500 technology firms (including Cisco, IBM and Adobe) on marketing strategy and operations. Before joining Sitaro, Michael led marketing efforts for a business-to-business internet startup. He began his career as a business analyst at WPP/Young & Rubicam’s Wunderman direct marketing agency.
Michael received his B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, in political science from Columbia University and his M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.
Cloud, Technology, Software, Customer-Centric Growth Leaders, Data and Analytics Leadership, Executive Search, Digital