Focus Search Partners Team

Paul Frankenberg

Founder & Managing Partner

Paul Frankenberg is the Founder and Managing Partner of Focus Search Partners, a nationally prominent retained executive search firm.

During his fifteen-year career, Paul has completed more than 600 corporate executive, senior management and board of director search assignments within the healthcare industry. Prior to establishing Focus Search Partners, he began his career with a top ten executive search firm in Atlanta, Georgia.

An active community member, Paul serves on the boards of Cul2vate, a nonprofit fighting hunger, and SpikesK9 Fund, an organization focused on the training, care and preservation of working dogs. Paul is a founding officer of Owen’s Healthcare Alumni Board and the Children’s Hospital Champions Board. Additionally, Paul is involved with the Nashville Health Care Council, Leadership Health Care and the American Heart Association.

Paul co-authored a new book titled, Burn Your Resume™. This book was written to provide college students with practical, how-to advice and tactics for igniting an exceptional career. It is available in print and in Kindle digital format at

Paul is a published writer and guest speaker on leadership, executive development, entrepreneurship and recruiting industry topics.

He holds degrees from the University of Tennessee and Vanderbilt University.

We have worked with thousands of clients across a diverse set of industries.