Our Executive Search Consultants & Leadership Advisory Team

Rob Andrews

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Donna Gaines

Founder and Managing Partner - Gaines International

Tom Fritsch

Melynda McConnell is the Vice President of Operations at Allen Austin.

Melynda McConnell

Vice President of Operations

Elizabeth Andrews

Director of Practice Development

Celeste Batres

Operations & Marketing Coordinator

Pat Carlucci

Senior Partner

David Deaton

Senior Partner

Jackie Gorman

Senior Partner

Dr. Volker Krüger

Senior Partner - Germany
Shadin Maali is a Principal in Allen Austin/Gaines International’s Architecture, Engineering and Construction practice. 

Shadin Maali


Ken Minter

Senior Partner

Nirmit Parekh

Senior Partner - India

Allen Suvorov


Eric Claus

Retail Investment Advisor

Joanna Dulniak


Ken Jones

Principal Consultant

Mike Lejeune

Principal Consultant