Boston's oldest executive search firm
Executive Resources International, LLC

Formerly Organization Resources, Inc

Over 80% repeat or referral business
Management Team:

John C. Jay

David L. Kuhns

Michael S. Massey

John C. Mechem

Frederic M. Schaefer

Board of Advisors:

George Rossi

Peter Sprague

Josh Tolkoff

George McClelland

Paul W. Martin

Betsy Harper

Bruce Ryan

Doug Cooney

Tom Liebermann

John C. Mechem

Partner - Financial Services

Jack is a Partner at ERI in Boston and is Director of the Financial Services Search Practice. Jack’s major focus is on building and delivering the Company’s Executive Search capabilities to the financial services markets.

Jack comes to ERI from Global Atlantic Partners, LLC, an executive search and financial consulting firm where he was Managing Partner and Head of the executive search practice. Prior to joining Global Atlantic Partners, Jack was President of JNB, Associates, Dedham, MA, a 20-year-old executive search firm specializing in the community and regional bank sector. He brings to ERI an extensive knowledge of the New England bank and financial services markets and a valuable network of clients and candidates. As part of the GAP and JNB teams, he successfully completed over 50 searches in the areas of executive management, lending/credit, trust, retail, operations, technology, and finance in the banking market. He also placed a number of executives in the investment management field.

Prior to entering the executive recruiting field in 1998, Jack spent over 30 years at BankBoston in various executive management positions and in various locations around the world. He was Regional Manager for Asia Pacific, Hong Kong and Regional manager for Europe/Middle East/ Africa, London. In addition he was SVP and Division Executive for several domestic commercial banking groups and at various stages during his career he oversaw commercial banking credit, finance, technology, and training.

He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the YMCA of Greater Boston where he serves on their Investment Committee, the Board of Directors of Asian American Bank & Trust Company, Boston, where he sits on their Credit, Investment, and Audit Committees and where he served as Interim President from October 2001 through March 2002, and he is on the United Way of Massachusetts Bay’s 2004 Executive Leadership Committee.

Jack has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colby College, Waterville, ME and is a retired Lieutenant of the United States Navy. He and his wife reside in Boston and Osterville, MA. He is a member of the Wianno club, the Wianno Yacht Club, and the Annisquam Yacht Club.