Jen Sudduth, Managing Director
Based in Houston, Jen Sudduth serves as a Managing Director of FOCUS Search Partners, the retained executive search division of Vaco (a $550M private equity owned strategic talent acquisitions firm). Jen has over 15 years’ experience in recruiting, and over 20 years within the Information Technology industry. Her expertise and talent networks include Information Technology, Managed Services, Energy, and Manufacturing / Industrial. She has placed mid and executive level leaders with both early stage, fast growth companies, as well a publicly traded, billion dollar corporations. Jen also specializes in helping investment firms find integral talent who can drive growth within their portfolio companies.
Before coming to Taylor Winfield (acquired by FSP), Jen was the Director of Talent for Enaxis Consulting, a management consulting firm, where she focused on hiring, training, talent management and employee engagement. The firm focused on strategic IT consulting within the energy industry. She contributed to the tremendous growth of the company, helping them triple in size in just over three years.
Jen received a BS in Psychology from Texas Christian University and is a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR). She serves on the board of the Houston Association for Corporate Growth, and is the current Chair of the TCU Alumni Business Association.