680 Partners continuously adapts to the shifting needs of the market,
so we can consistently contribute to your success.

We’ve had the privilege to work with some top Venture Funds and Founders

680 Partners is a leading boutique executive search firm with an unparalleled track record of matching talented senior managers with technology, software, Internet and e-commerce companies. Since 1999, we have discovered and placed hundreds of senior management teams that have built many of the top technology companies over the past decade. These include companies such as Shutterstock, Greenfield Online, Microsoft, Linkshare, Medidata, and Parallels. We have also worked with many top venture capital and private equity firms, assisting them in building their portfolio company management teams.


Deep Experience

For more than fourteen years, we have built an outstanding track record as a boutique executive search firm across a broad range of industry sectors, including software, Internet and e-commerce, and financial technology. We have worked with leading technology companies and helped build their management teams, and in the process assembled outstanding networks across technology industries.

Board Practice Area Experience

We have experience in placing executives across a broad range of functional areas, including general management, finance, sales, marketing, product and engineering. 680 Partners has experience in recruiting candidates across a broad range of positions, and its approach as well as executive database and contact networks have been tailored to recruiting across company functional areas.

Best-in-Class Approach

Our best-in-class approach enables us to define your specific recruiting needs and provide a highly-tailored process that is customized toward those needs. This process ensures that you are seeking the best candidates for your position, and furthermore that you are able to assess fit between the candidate and your company. We are continually improving our approach and utilizing the latest database and assessment software to ensure that we stay ahead of the curve.

Top Team

The 680 Partners team, led by Ross Freeman, will leave no stone unturned in finding the best candidates for your executive search. Our team of best-in-class professionals has extensive experience within executive search, and we utilize our broad networks on behalf of our clients.

Ross has been a valuable asset to Medialets as we’ve grown the team. His persistence and knowledge of the ad tech space have repeatedly brought us world class talent.

Eric Litman – CEO, Medialets

We chose 680 Partners because of their understanding of what type of executive can bring the right level of strategy, vision, operational expertise and perseverance to help an emerging company in a dynamic and evolving marketplace. They lived up to our expectations and then some. They spend the time in understanding your business and needs and matching them up to the person that can deliver.

Ben Sun – Partner, High Peaks Venture Partners

680 Partners has shown deep commitment to recruiting for our early stage technology companies. Finding the right executive is key to the success of a small company, and 680 Partners is persistent and resourceful in helping to place the right people. The team has been flexible and has helped to place excellent executives for our portfolio companies, significantly contributing to our joint success.

Jeff Horing – Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners