New Partners Bring Board Expertise and High-Tech Industry Experience to Top Boutique Search Firm Bialla Partners

SAUSALITO, Calif.--()--Bialla Partners, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jeff Hodge and Diletta D’Onofrio have joined the firm as partners.

Jeff has conducted Board of Director and ‘C’ Suite search assignments for more than three decades. He has worked with leading companies in most industries from the Fortune 50 to Private Equity backed portfolio companies. In addition to his search work, Jeff consults with leading companies to assist in the identification of board roles for key senior management executives. Prior to joining Bialla, Jeff led SpencerStuarts west coast operations, the Western Region of Heidrick & Struggles and was the founder of his own, highly successful firm, Hodge Partners, which later became part of Diversified Search where he served as Vice Chairman.

Jeff was also a Founding Director of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), Northern California Chapter and a Board Member of the Association of Executive Search Consultants. He holds a BS degree in Business Administration from Indiana University.

Diletta has been performing various Executive and Advisory roles over the past 15+ years, building best in class finance and operations organizations primarily for Fortune 1000 organizations in the Technology Industry.

Diletta D’Onofrio spent the majority of her career in management consulting. During her time at KPMG Advisory Services (London Office), she specialized in supporting Technology clients during the implementation of restructuring plans, as well as cost reductions. After completing her Executive MBA at London Business School, she served for over four years at PricewaterhouseCoopers as the Director of the Silicon Valley Office, responsible for M&A and transformation engagements. In 2009 she launched her Management Consulting business serving clients like Microsoft Corporation, and Bell Microproducts as Senior Director of Strategic Programs, reporting directly to the CEO. She joined E&Y in September 2010 with the responsibility for finance transformation projects at Microsoft, Flowserve, and Applied Materials.

From 2012 to 2015 she applied her strong management consulting experience to solve complex business issues for companies like Applied Materials, VMWare, and LinkedIn.

Diletta’s search practice is focused on recruiting Chief Executive Officers, Chief Finance Offices, Corporate Directors and Senior Executives across a wide array of industries, with a specific focus on the Technology sector.

Diletta is passionate about searching for the best candidates at a global level. She is also creative in finding solutions that meet diversity and retention targets.

“We’re delighted to add Jeff and Diletta to our fast-growing team,” stated Vito Bialla, founder, Bialla Partners. “They are both seasoned professionals who have deep expertise working with Fortune 500 companies in a variety of different business sectors. We greatly look forward to their contributions to both our clients and our firm.”

About Bialla Partners, Inc.
Bialla Partners, Inc., is a nationally recognized, retained executive search and management consulting firm with a proven ability to identify and deliver A-list leaders across a variety of industries: Consumer Goods, Consumer Technology, Sports & Entertainment, Retail, Life Sciences, Media, Financial Services, Healthcare, Business Technology, Marketing Services (Advertising, Direct Marketing, etc.), Growth Companies.

Bialla recruits senior executives ranging from CEOs and heads of businesses, to functional areas such as head of marketing, sales, finance, HR, and legal, as well as outside directors, with expertise in sourcing executives for positions where marketing leadership is required--as we believe marketing has always been the premier training ground for tomorrow's CEOs.


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Release Summary

Bialla Partners, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jeff Hodge and Diletta D’Onofrio have joined the firm as partners.


Finn Partners
Howard Solomon, 415-348-2733