Tyler Gordon is a Managing Director at ZRG Partners based in Dallas and is a core member of the Professional & Technology Enabled Services Practices. Bringing broad industry and functional expertise, Tyler has a track record for delivering executive recruitment assignments for a varied client base; including Strategy Consulting Firms, Advisory Service & Management Consulting Firms, and Technology-Enabled service providers; including Application Service Providers, Cloud Service Providers, Data & Analytics Service Providers, and System Integrators. Mr. Gordon has also led corporate leadership assignments for Fortune 500 as well as Private Equity-owned clients; including corporate strategy, merger & acquisition, and commercial leadership positions.
Tyler works with clients in various sectors, partnering with all industry practice leaders across ZRG; including Technology, Industrial, Consumer, Financial Services, and Healthcare. He prides himself on cultivating strong client relationships, developing a deep understanding of his client’s business challenges and opportunities, and he leads efficient and data-driven search processes that add measurable value to his client organizations.
Before joining ZRG, Tyler was a Partner with a top-tier global executive search firm, where he led much of the firm’s work in the Professional and Technology Services sectors. Previously, Tyler served as a Sector Leader for Korn Ferry, where he led the Professional & IT Services practice for the firm’s Professional Search Division. Earlier in this career, Tyler was an Executive for several large multi-national organizations; including Sabre Holdings, Fossil Group, and Affiliated Computers Services (Xerox).
Areas of Expertise
With more than 15 years of search experience, Tyler has worked with Top-Tier, Mid-Market, and Boutique consultancies. He has successfully placed senior leaders in a broad range of strategic positions and functions including Principals, Partners, Vice Presidents, and Senior Vice Presidents. His search experience spans a number of industry-specific and functionally aligned mandates; including leading engagements for Commercial Leadership, Financial Leadership, and General Management orientated roles.
Mr. Gordon earned his bachelor’s degree in Business from the State University of New York in Plattsburgh, NY.
Hobbies and Interests
When he is not spending time with his wife and young daughter, Tyler enjoys staying active with a number of physical activities; including weight training, mountain biking, and running. He is also committed to improving his golf game, which admittedly needs a lot of work. And while he is originally from New York, he is a big fan of all of the Dallas sports teams.