Managing Consultant, Finance & Accounting

PJ Monahan is a Managing Consultant with the Finance & Accounting division for Korn Ferry Professional Search. 

He has over 20 years of experience in search, providing clients with the most talented and respected professionals in their industries. His clients have ranged from Fortune 500 corporations, international investment banks, promising start-ups, PE-backed companies, and not-for-profit organizations in various sectors including Manufacturing, Healthcare, Retail, Banking, and Education.

His engagements in finance and accounting include Chief Financial Officers, Chief Investment Officers, and other financial executives. 

PJ has a consultative methodology to fulfilling his clients’ needs. He partners with them to establish a thorough understanding of their objectives, structure, and culture. His approach ensures delivery of not only the most talented candidates, but those who are poised to be most successful in specific environments.

Before focusing on finance and accounting, PJ spent 12 years in New York City doing executive search in securities trading. Clients included Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Credit Suisse.

PJ graduated from Trinity College with a BA in Classical Civilization.