J Emery recruiter private equity portfolio leaders

Jodie Emery

Managing Partner, Private Equity
  • jemery@caldwellpartners.com
  • +1 203 324 6400


Jodie Emery is an astute recruiter with strong ties to the investment community and a solid foundation of practical knowledge gained through 20 years of operating experience in senior executive roles. As the leader of Caldwell Partners’ Private Equity Practice, she manages private equity recruitment activities across the firm, which includes building leadership teams for portfolio companies as well as recruiting investment professionals, fundraising and marketing specialists, and operational and financial executives for investment companies.

Based in the Stamford office, Jodie specializes in building senior management teams and boards of directors for leading and emerging companies as well as private equity groups, hedge funds, venture capital and banking groups throughout North America. Prior to Caldwell Partners, Jodie was a partner with Heidrick and Struggles, Highland Partners, and Korn/Ferry International. Before entering the executive search industry, Jodie had a twenty-year career in operations which included senior management and CEO roles that included successful start-ups, re-structuring, mergers and acquisitions and IPOs.

Jodie earned a BS in communications from Hastings College and an MS in health care management from Colorado State University.