Senior Advisor

John Pearson is a Managing Director and Senior Advisor to The Denali Group. Mr. Pearson has 17 years of senior experience in executive search in the financial services sector, across asset management, banking, leasing and investment banking. He has also completed recruiting assignments for financial officers in a wide variety of other industries.

Prior to serving as a Managing Director at Korn/Ferry International, Mr. Pearson co-founded Pearson, Caldwell and Farnsworth, a boutique search firm that was acquired by Korn/Ferry in 1999. His earlier experience includes Price Waterhouse & Co. and various senior management positions at Bank of California. He is an alumnus of California State University, Sacramento, and the Graduate School of Credit and Financial Management at the Amos Tuck School, Dartmouth.