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Kevin Bijas Brings Engineering and Product Expertise to ZRG’s Technology Practice

Rochelle Park, NJ, October 14, 2020ZRG, the fastest-growing global executive search firm, welcomes Kevin Bijas as Managing Director. Kevin joins the Private Equity and Technology practice groups and will build out the Engineering and Product specialty within the Technology Practice. Across his 14-year search career, Kevin has placed engineering and product executives for technology companies across consumer, enterprise software, FinTech, and healthcare IT.

The majority of Kevin’s retained executive search experience has been within the venture capital and private equity sectors. He has an impressive track record of building practices, including Bijas Search, which he grew from scratch into a firm with multiple regular clients. In addition, he built the Healthcare IT Practice at Daversa Partners and is one of two Practice Leads responsible for growing True Search’s Engineering and Product Practice from just seven searches to over 100 in the course of three years.

Most recently, Kevin was a Principal and Senior Advisor at N2Growth, focused on building the firm’s private equity and venture capital client base. Throughout his storied career, he has represented tier-1 firms including Benchmark Capital, Accel Partners, Matrix Partners, The Riverside Company, Insight Venture Partners, Google Ventures, and Norwest Venture Partners.

“Time and again, Kevin has proven his ability to build and lead a successful practice,” CEO of ZRG, Larry Hartmann, said. “As ZRG continues to expand our capabilities and expertise in new practice areas and sectors, Kevin is the kind of change agent that will shape these new specialties and lead us in the right direction.”

“Larry Hartmann seems to be an incredible leader and operator, and the MD role is perfectly structured to leverage my full skillset,” Kevin added. “Beyond that, I was drawn to ZRG for the scale and reach, the cross-firm collaboration, the incredible backgrounds of my peers, and the opportunity to build an Engineering and Product Practice within the Technology sector.”

About ZRG

Since 1999, ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about identifying top talent, and for over 20 years, clients have trusted us to recruit top talent around the world. Today, ZRG is one of the fastest-growing global firms in the search industry and provides a full suite of retained executive, middle-management, and customized search solutions globally through its offices in North America, Europe, South America, and Asia.

ZRG matches clients with the right leaders by leveraging technological innovation, years of experience, and an ability to identify quality candidates. Businesses often falter under sub-par leadership, but with each placement, ZRG promises to identify and hire executives fit to meet their clients’ unique needs. ZRG’s analytical process and collaborative culture give us the competitive edge to provide our clients with an industry-leading advantage.