J. James O’Malley

In Memoriam

MANAGING DIRECTOR, EXECUTIVE SEARCH

MANAGING DIRECTOR, EXECUTIVE SEARCH

J. James O’Malley

Jim has a passion for helping organizations with their critical executive talent needs and those that require an expert recruiter to help solve their human capital issue(s). As the leader of the Firm’s Executive Search Practice, he is excited to bring his clients more resources and the increased capabilities that Felix Global provides. Jim has unmatched experience and expertise in Executive Search and has developed and delivered talent acquisition solutions for top-tier companies for over 30 years. He leverages his in-depth Human Resources background to provide strategic solutions to the executives he supports.

MANAGING DIRECTOR, EXECUTIVE SEARCH

J. James O’Malley

Jim has a passion for helping organizations with their critical executive talent needs and those that require an expert recruiter to help solve their human capital issue(s). As the leader of the Firm’s Executive Search Practice, he is excited to bring his clients more resources and the increased capabilities that Felix Global provides. Jim has unmatched experience and expertise in Executive Search and has developed and delivered talent acquisition solutions for top-tier companies for over 30 years. He leverages his in-depth Human Resources background to provide strategic solutions to the executives he supports.

J. James O’Malley

In Memoriam

MANAGING DIRECTOR, EXECUTIVE SEARCH

Proud Irishman

Family guy

Chicago White Sox fan

BACKGROUND

Jim develops talent acquisition solutions to ensure that leadership talent aligns with changing business needs. Jim has served companies across multiple industries including Private Equity (and their portfolio clients across all industries), Management Consulting firms, Architecture, Engineering, Accounting, Tax and Law firms in addition to IT, Healthcare, Operations and Supply Chain consultancies. He also helps large Commercial, Consumer and Private Banks with their hiring needs.  

Previously, Jim held the position of Senior Vice President in the Human Resource function of Fifth Third Bancorp where he built the infrastructure to support the organization’s strategic workforce planning needs while attracting, retaining and recruiting their executive workforce. He also served for five years as Managing Director and leader of the talent acquisition function for Huron Consulting Group, a global professional services firm, was the Vice President of Human Resources with Edward Don and Company, the nation’s largest food service supply and equipment distributor and held various leadership roles with Arthur Andersen, Deloitte and internet consultancy, Lante. When he is not working Jim enjoys his three kids, and sharing his time, talent and treasure as a board member of HFS Chicago Scholars, a non-profit that provides support and educational opportunities to Chicago inner-city students who are economically disadvantaged.

J. James O’Malley
02 EDUCATION

BSc, Commerce DePaul University - Chicago

Certified Instructor, DDI Targeted Selection

Emotional Intelligence Leadership Certificate - Case Western Reserve University

03 AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Executive Search

Strategic Workforce Planning

HR Consulting