Trent Jackson


Trent serves as a Partner based in the firm’s Chicago office. With over 15 years of executive search experience, Trent has conducted hundreds of searches throughout the U.S., Europe, and Asia.

Trent Jackson

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Trent’s clients range from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies across various industries, including engineering, human resources, life sciences, real estate, private equity, technology, and finance.

Beginning his search career with DHR and Jobplex, Trent served as a research associate. Because of his dedication and talent, he was quickly promoted to Jobplex’s first Director of Research, where he contributed significantly to the firm’s growth.

In 2014, Trent co-founded a boutique global executive search firm focused on roles in quantitative high-frequency trading and stock market technologies. The firm was later acquired by a nationwide executive search firm, where he served as Managing Principal, serving clients in the manufacturing, real estate, financial services, and services industries.

Trent holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois.

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