Managing Director

Bob Brudno is Founder and Managing Director of Savoy Partners, Ltd., a retained, senior level executive search firm established in Washington, D.C. in 1990. He previously opened in 1980 and ran the Washington office of Leon A. Farley Associates, one of the "Fifty Leading" executive search firms in the U.S at the time. Bob's clients for presidential and other senior executive searches include Fortune 500 companies, multinationals, new ventures, and some of the most highly regarded professional services firms in the country. Bob was named by Bloomberg Business Week as one of the "100 Most Influential Executive Recruiters in the World."

Bob's specialty is helping clients recruit Chairman, CEO, COO, and EVP successors and execute strategies for growth, acquisition, diversification or reorganization. Having more than 29 years of in-depth experience in a wide range of vertical markets, including information technology, telecommunications, aerospace/defense, financial services, health care, aerospace and professional services, he is able to draw upon the lessons learned from hundreds of successes and failures experienced by his clients and candidates..

Before joining Leon A. Farley Associates in 1980, Bob was the Executive Vice President of a consumer products company. Joining the company in 1973 as Director of Marketing, Bob developed and managed the implementation of a highly successful strategy to transform this privately held, local firm into a national player.

Previously, Bob was a Management Consultant in Booz, Allen and Hamilton's commercial sector consulting practice. His assignments included organizational studies, management audits, and the full range of traditional strategy consulting engagements.

Bob received his MBA from the Wharton School in 1972 where he graduated with distinction. After his graduation in 1966 with a B.S. in Mathematics from Tufts University, he became a Naval Officer. His naval service from 1966 to 1970 included two tours of duty aboard destroyers.

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