Meet your Stanton Chase Team!
Your Stanton Chase team believes that the championship is won in the draft. Our mission is to recruit top performers for our clients. Our objective is to promote and support the retention of the executives we recruit. Thus, our maxim: “Get it Right and Keep it Right.”
We have a combined fifty-year track record of successfully getting it right – recruiting executives who deliver on expectations. Our search and assessment strategies and methodologies are aligned with the performance objectives for the executive who will be hired.
Our promise is to search for exceptional leaders aligned with the culture and values of Breather as it continues to grow and succeed.
SAMUEL DERGEL, Director, Montreal
Samuel Dergel is a key member of the firm’s CFO and Financial Executives practice. Samuel works with his colleagues nationally and around the world to advise, attract, assess and aid organizations acquire exceptional CFOs and build strong finance teams. Samuel has been successfully involved with executive search and consulting for over 15 years. Samuel is an active blogger, social media leader and speaker on the topic of the role of the Chief Financial Officer. He is regularly called upon by media and other groups to better understand the role of CFO and the CFO’s relationship with internal and external stakeholders. Samuel is the author of Guide to CFO Success: Leadership Strategies for Corporate Financial Professionals, published by Wiley & Sons.
CATHY LOGUE, Managing Director, Toronto
Cathy has over 20 years of executive and leadership search experience across a broad range of industries. She is a Managing Director with the Stanton Chase Toronto office, which she launched along with co-Managing Directors Joanne Elek and Sheriza Perabtani in 2015. Prior to joining Stanton Chase, she co-founded Ambit Search, a Toronto-based boutique search firm specializing in finance and accounting professionals. She has worked extensively with global publicly-traded companies as well as privately-held mid-market and private equity portfolio companies, and is a trusted partner to many long-standing clients. Cathy supports a global practice that includes functional appointments of CEO, COO, CFO as well as other key leadership positions across all areas of Finance, Operations, Management, Sales, Marketing, Technology, HR and Legal. Cathy also utilizes her extensive finance background working with the Stanton Chase CFO and Financial Executives Practice Group, as well as with the Private Equity Practice Group.
Practice Group Resource Support
Your client service team will include these firm experts:
PAUL K. HERRERIAS, Managing Director San Francisco and Silicon Valley
Paul has over 30 years of executive search and leadership consulting service in the Bay Area. He has conducted hundreds of search assignments in the financial services, consumer products, software/telecom/technology, professional services, biotech and wine industries. Paul is a founder member of the Technology team, and also leads the Global CFO/Financial Executive Specialization team for Stanton Chase. He is a Search Consultant, CPA, OD Consultant, Career Advisor, University Faculty Member, and Public Speaker.
JIM MCFADZEAN, North America Technology Practice Leader
Jim McFadzean, a 25-year veteran executive-search consultant, leading the local Technology search consultancy in San Francisco and Silicon Valley as a Director. He also serves as a member of the Global Technology Practice Group. His experience in the venture capital sector includes assignments for such firms as Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers; Mayfield Fund; Draper Fisher Jurvetson; and D.E. Shaw. Jim has led senior executive search assignments for technology companies such as San Disk, Openwave, Juniper Networks, Seagate, Quantum, Sun Microsystems and IDEX Corporation.