Jeff Supina, an executive search professional with nearly two decades of experience, has joined the Detroit office of Stanton Chase as a Director.

The announcement was made by Rich Kolpasky, Managing Director of the Detroit office. Stanton Chase is a global retained executive search firm with more than 70 offices in 45 countries.

“It is a distinct pleasure to welcome Jeff to our team here in Detroit,” said Kolpasky. “His extensive knowledge of the Detroit marketplace, his passion and dedication to serving clients, and the breadth of his experience in industrial, technology and consumer products will be a tremendous benefit to our clients and our worldwide offices.”

Supina offers broad expertise having completed assignments in a wide range of industries, including automotive, commercial vehicle, industrial equipment & machine tools, electronic parts & connectors, real estate & construction, retail & consumer and others. He has assisted his clients in hiring exceptional talent in general management roles and numerous functional areas including information technology, engineering, product management, finance, sales, operations, supply chain, and human resources.

Supina’s background will augment the Detroit office’s broad experience in the automotive, commercial vehicle, manufacturing, defense, and general industrial sectors.

“With so many positive things happening in the state, I am excited to join a firm that is clearly committed to serving this marketplace,” said Supina. “I have tremendous respect for Rich and believe our experiences, knowledge of the marketplace, and shared values will prove to be a unique and attractive combination for customers. As one of the few global executive search firms with a physical presence in Detroit, Stanton Chase is poised to continue its growth here.”

His previous experience includes working for the Chicago office of another top ten global search firm as well as managing the search practice of a boutique firm in Detroit specializing in technology and finance. Additionally, he led the recruiting function for the Detroit office of one of the nation’s Big Five accounting & consulting firms after a few years in the audit and business advisory practice.

Supina received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The University of Michigan.

SOURCE: Stanton Chase