Based in Chicago, Omar Mryan is a consultant in Caldwell’s Financial Services and CEO/Board practices, with responsibility for supporting the commercial and consumer financial services sector.
Prior to joining Caldwell, Omar was a senior associate at DHR International where he was a member of the firm’s global Financial Services and Real Estate Practice, advising clients on succession planning, leadership assessment and ultimately the recruitment of outstanding leaders. Omar was a senior manager of talent acquisition at Neighborhood Loans for four years, where his primary responsibility was to ensure that hiring expansion strategies were strategically and fiscally in line with the company’s growth trajectory. Omar has experience working with management and senior leadership regarding the hiring of instrumental executives in line with the client’s goals.
Previously, Omar was a senior executive recruiter with David Gomez & Associates where he supported the C-suite Practice. Omar successfully executed more than 30 executive-level searches, with an extensive focus on C-suite roles including: CEO, CFO, COO, CMO, CTO, CHRO, CRO, CDO, and CNO. He was also responsible for C-suite, VP, and director-level searches spanning across consumer, real estate, higher education, and government / nonprofit sectors.
Omar graduated from the University of Chicago, with a major in economics and political science.