About Diversified Search

With 18 industry and functional practices, Diversified Search is the largest U.S. female-founded executive search firm in the world. It is also the parent company of The Diversified Search Group, which today includes the search firms BioQuest, which specializes in the biotechnology sector, based in San Francisco; Koya Leadership Partners, a search leader in the higher education and nonprofit fields, based in Boston; and Grant Cooper, a boutique healthcare services search firm based in St. Louis. Diversified Search is ranked seventh by Forbes in its 2019 list of the nation’s 200 best executive search firms, the second consecutive year the firm has landed in the top ten. Headquartered in Philadelphia, the firm has additional offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Miami, New York, St. Louis, San Francisco, Southern California, and Washington, D.C., and is the exclusive U.S partner of AltoPartners, the international alliance of independent executive search firms that spans more than 30 countries across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific.