Tom Goodrich serves as partner in the firm’s Chicago office and is a key member of the Jobplex Financial Services and Industrial Practice Groups.
He has led assignments for CEO, CFO, president, vice president, director-level and functional heads for clients in Financial Services and Banking. Additionally, Tom has led assignments for CEO, COO, president, vice president, director-level and functional heads for manufacturing, operations, engineering and sales for clients in Industrial/Manufacturing, Engineering Services, Automotive, Packaging, Capital Equipment, Metals and Durable Goods.
Tom establishes himself as a manager and trusted partner to his clients through his consultative approach, strong work ethic, and extensive professional network. During the discovery process, Tom strives to gain an accurate understanding of his clients’ critical success factors and long-term business strategies. This allows him to apply his operational background and leadership assessment skills into talent acquisition and candidate identification.
Tom’s primary focus throughout the search process is to manage and conduct custom recruiting solutions tailored specifically to meet his clients need.
Prior to joining DHR International, Tom was President and Chief Operating Officer of Service Tool International, a privately-held, global manufacturer with sales in over 40 countries. Tom began his career at Service Tool in sales and worked from the ground up to become President & Chief Operating Officer as well as a member of the Board of Directors.
Tom holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Drake University.
Tom and his wife reside in Winnetka, Illinois and have four children. He is involved in the community, including holding Board of Director positions for various philanthropic and private companies.