Scott B. Smith
"Working with CES Partners means working with consultants with unmatched determination and tenacity. I find great joy in tapping into our well-developed network until the right person is found and placed with the perfect organization."
Scott B. Smith is a partner with CES Partners, Ltd.’s not-for-profit and healthcare practices. Scott brings almost three decades of experience developing, leading and managing executive search assignments in the healthcare, insurance, and manufacturing industries.
Scott specializes in the development and management of client relationships, developing and identifying qualified candidates and the maintenance of search engagement quality standards. His national search assignments include CEOs, CFOs, human resource executives, sales and marketing executives, chief actuaries and other senior level executives.
Prior to joining CES Partners, Scott was a client manager in the TMP Worldwide Executive Resourcing division based in the firm’s Chicago office; and a principal in the TMP Worldwide Executive Search division based in Chicago, Barrington, Illinois, Lake Geneva and Wisconsin offices.
Scott is a member of the Union League Club of Chicago.
Scott holds a B.A. degree from the University of Arizona in Tucson.
He is married to Helen and they have two adult daughters. Scott is a certified Sommelier. He resides parts of the year in Huntley, IL and Tuscon, AZ and he has chaired the wine group at the Union League Club of Chicago.