Don Clark is a partner with BSG, formerly known as Boston Search Group. Our boutique, retained firm was founded in 1997 and is focused on recruiting builder-leaders for growth sector companies.

During his 25-plus years in executive search, Don has worked with financial institutions, Fortune 500’s, Not-For-Profits and PE portfolio companies. Industry sector experience includes industrial, consumer/retail, energy, FIGs and life sciences.

Functionally, Don’s executive recruiting experience includes positions for CEOs, COOs, CFOs and client-facing professionals in corporate finance, M&A, and asset management. While much of his work is in New York, Boston, Chicago and San Francisco, Don operates nationally.

Don’s involvement with the executive search community has included Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC), International Association of Corporate and Professional Recruiters (IACPR), the Small Search Firm Forum, International Retained Search Associates (IRSA) and the global search firm alliance, Tinzon Group. 

Upon graduating with a BS in Finance from Northern Illinois University and after a brief time at Standard Oil of Indiana, Don worked in commercial and international banking with relationship development and management roles in Chicago, New York, Hong Kong and London. His executive search experience includes business development and leadership positions at a top-ten retained firm, co-founder of a boutique search firm and partner with BSG.

Resident on the South Shore of Boston, Don and his wife enjoy golf, skiing and travel in the U.S. and abroad.

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