Role at RSR Partners
Colin serves as the head of the firm’s Industrial Technology and Innovation Practice and helps lead the firm’s Chief Executive Officers and Private Equity Practices. He also serves as a member of the RSR Partners Executive Committee. He has led senior-level searches and CEO succession planning assignments for multinational corporations around the world and across a wide range of industries.
Experience and Expertise
Prior to RSR Partners, Colin was a principal at Korn/Ferry International, where he was a member of the firm’s Global Industrial Market focusing on the diversified manufacturing and energy sectors. Earlier, he spent four years with an international recruiting firm, leading the financial recruiting business units for its New York region. Colin also served as an analyst with Pepsi Bottling Group prior to Korn/Ferry. He has successfully completed CEO, COO, and president-level searches across the aerospace and defense, automotive, and diversified manufacturing sectors. His clients encompass a wide range of business leaders, from members of the Fortune 50 to leading private equity firms. Beyond the executive suite, Colin has extensive recruiting and advisory expertise across a number of core business functions, including strategy, supply chain and operations, finance, corporate development, and M&A. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Plymouth State University.
Outside RSR Partners
Colin is active in numerous charities and philanthropic organizations in the New York Metropolitan Area.