Steve McClellan


Steve is a Partner in Atlanta serving clients nationwide and internationally in financial services and private equity. With over 25 years of C-suite experience in the private equity and public markets, he appreciates and understands the impact that the right cultural fit and skill set plays in accomplishing corporate goals.

Steve McClellan

+1 404 895 8696


Steve brings a fresh executive perspective to the recruiting process with his expertise in designing and implementing strategic plans that rely heavily on human capital. He began his search career as a Partner at a boutique search firm, where he had a consistent track record of mentoring and recruiting executives for private equity portfolio, private and public companies.

Prior to DHR, Steve enjoyed a career in financial services working for Bank of America and First Union. He also held roles such as President, CEO, CFO and COO for portfolio companies owned by private equity companies like Guggenheim and Blackstone.

Steve earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Houston and an MBA from the University of Texas, Austin. He lives in Atlanta with his wife and enjoys golf, watersports, fishing and hunting.

Financial Services

We understand the business issues, challenges and opportunities you face and are able to generate better results. Areas of specialty within the Financial Services Practice include: Alternative Investments Asset and Wealth Management Consumer and Commercial Financial Services Fintech Global Banking…
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Healthcare & Life Science

We have established proficiencies across all functional areas of the healthcare and life science industries, including general management, research and development, operations, medical, sales, marketing, business development, technical, scientific, regulatory, quality, human resources, finance and support service areas. Our areas…
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Areas of specialty within the Industrial Practice include: Advanced Materials & Chemicals Aerospace, Defense & Aviation Agribusiness & Commodities Automotive & Mobility CleanTech & Sustainability Construction & Infrastructure Energy Engineered Products Industrial Services Industrial Technology Natural Resources & Mining Packaging…
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