Jeremy Zeman is a partner in Caldwell’s Financial Services Practice, based in Chicago. With 20 years of financial services-focused search experience, he works across a broad set of consumer and commercial financial services clients experiencing inflection points of growth and transformation.
Jeremy’s financial services acumen includes working closely with C-Suite, Board of Directors and senior-level executives in commercial/consumer banking and finance, digital/fintech, cards/payments, GSEs, mortgage banking and private equity environments guiding talent solutions.
In addition to recent successfully completed assignments for line of business leadership roles, Jeremy has completed functional infrastructure assignments with a focus on middle and back office roles. Additionally, Jeremy has a track record of digital and omni-channel build-outs for clients on the journey to digitally-evolved. He has also conducted large-scale regional talent build-outs across corporate, commercial and business banking segments for money-center banks with an intentional focus on diversity recruiting solutions.
Jeremy’s recent assignments include: Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Risk Officer, Head of Data & Analytics, Head of Business Banking, Head of Direct to Consumer, Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Audit Executive, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Digital Officer, Head of Enterprise Payment, Chief Marketing and Communication Officer for marquee financial services companies.
Jeremy was most recently with Korn Ferry as a leader in the Commercial and Consumer Financial Services sector.
Jeremy earned a bachelor’s degree from Western Michigan University.
“I think Jeremy Zeman is excellent and can do great work. I think Caldwell does a great job of putting the client first, hustling hard for results, having some great tools to ensure fit and being a pleasure to work with.” – Tom Jasper, Thrivent Financial