Our Team

Eric Handler Learn More >

As Managing Partner of the firm, Eric directs strategy and operations. One of the most connected retained executive search consultants, Eric is a veteran of over 500 executive searches specializes in recruiting senior executives.

Laura Lloyd Learn More >

Laura Lloyd leads client engagements including executive search strategy development, candidate identification and qualification, interviews and negotiations. Laura leverages her career experience in both the private and non-profit sectors to serve her clients by finding great leaders for great companies.

Bill Smyth Learn More >

Bill’s stated expertise in recruiting leaders has yielded an impressive track record of senior executive placements across all business disciplines with deep experience in specialized manufacturing industries including: chemical, food products, pharmaceutical, textiles, heavy machinery and aerospace.

Allen Tansil Learn More >

In his role as a Partner Allen specializes in recruiting senior executives in Manufacturing, Distribution, Telecom and Business Services.

Lee Panosian Learn More >

Lee Panosian is a Partner at Handler & Associates and leads the firm’s technology practice. Lee brings a wealth of knowledge and strong relationships to Handler. As a global technology leader himself who has worked with remarkable leaders and organizations around the world, Lee has hired and developed top talent across all major disciplines. Reporting managers trust him to instantly understand where the organization needs to go, and to find the right leader for the task and the team.