Partner, San Francisco
Ed Montoya brings two decades of experience advising Founders, CEO’s, Board Members, and senior leaders on their most important leadership and recruitment initiatives. Ed leads Calibre One’s Global Financial Officer Practice and has recruited over 100 senior finance leaders across the spectrum of public and private companies, ranging from emerging growth to Fortune 100.
He takes an inclusive approach to executive recruitment and is proud to have helped clients increase the number of women and people of color in senior executive positions across high technology, healthcare and financial services. Recent clients and past placements include the CFO’s of Cisco, Nvidia, Roku, Pinterest, Carbon, AVG, Apartment List, Seattle Genetics, AAA, Norwest Venture Partners and other category defining leaders.
Prior to joining Calibre One Ed was a core leader of Spencer Stuart’s Financial Officer Practice in Silicon Valley/San Francisco. Ed developed his passion for the Financial Officer function early in his career as a technology and financial services investment banker at Morgan Stanley and M&A professional for publicly traded Affiliated Managers Group.
Ed earned an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and graduated from U.C. Berkeley with high distinction in Economics.