Phil Schneidermeyer

Phil Schneidermeyer

Phil Schneidermeyer has 25 years of executive search experience working across all industry sectors. He is a functional specialist specializing in Cyber, CIO, CTO leadership, and talent advisory services.

Before founding the CIO Search Group, Phil spent 14 years with Heidrick & Struggles, where he was a member of the Global Technology Officers Practice and served as Co-leader of the firm’s Cyber Practice. Both clients and technology leaders describe Phil as a trusted advisor.

Phil started his search career in research with Korn/Ferry International and rose through the ranks becoming the firm’s first Global Chief Information and Technology Officers Practice leader. He also sat on the Americas Operating Group and served as Chairman of the Information Technology Committee.

Entrepreneurial by nature, Phil stepped down from Korn/Ferry to start Talent Intelligence Agency, a boutique executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of technology leaders. The firm was later absorbed into Highland Partners.

Advisory Board Member

Phil currently serves on the Advisory Board of Year Up New York, an organization providing young adults with professional skills, technical training, and corporate apprenticeships.

He earned a BA in Business Administration. Later he was awarded a Master's degree in Public Affairs from the University of Connecticut.