Susan Olsen serves as the Research Director, Executive Search, leading research for the executive search function at Jensen Partners. Susan plays a pivotal role in leading research, name generation, and pitch preparation for executive search mandates. In her most recent role at ZRG Partners, Susan served as a Senior Research Associate where she demonstrated her leadership skills by managing a data entry team based overseas. Prior to ZRG, Susan held a notable tenure at Korn/Ferry, including key positions such as Associate and Knowledge Manager in the Global Insurance Practice and the Global Asset Management Practice.
Susan Olsen’s diverse career also encompasses a role as a Recruiter at DHR International, where she managed full-cycle recruitment processes and actively participated in network functions for both candidate and business development. Before venturing into executive search, Susan was a Private Investigator. This foundation, has undoubtedly, contributed to her keen insights and proficiency in the field of research. Susan earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Delaware.