Suzanne Watson has worked in the executive search industry for the past fifteen years. Prior to joining Chartwell Partners as Senior Associate, she spent nearly three years as an Associate in the Dallas office of Heidrick & Struggles.
Her first five years in the industry were spent progressing through various roles as Researcher, Research Director, and Search Associate for Schuyler, Frye & Baker and Emerging Search, both boutique firms in Atlanta, Georgia. She began her career with Nationwide Insurance.
Suzanne’s experience spans multiple industries including technology, financial services, higher education, healthcare, and professional services. During this time, she worked with clients such as Accenture and McKinsey. While at Heidrick & Struggles, Suzanne’s areas of specialization included insurance, healthcare, financial services, and technology, with particular emphasis on general management, chief marketing officers, and corporate financial officers.