Managing Partner, Caldwell Partners

Broad-based, senior level executive search experience for all areas of an organization.

Jeff Lemming is the Leader of the Consumer, E-commerce and Retail Sector of The Caldwell Partners, one of North America’s premier providers of executive search for almost 40 years. He was previously with Heidrick & Struggles, as a partner and a member of the Retail, Consumer, Marketing and Supply Chain practices. Prior to that he was the leader of Highland Partners’ Fashion & Retail Practice before its acquisition by Heidrick & Struggles in 2006. In 1988 he was a co-founder of Lemming/LeVan, Inc., an executive search firm specializing in retail/fashion and related industries that was acquired by TMP Worldwide (which later spun off Highland Partners) in 1999. Jeff entered retail executive search in 1983, after a 10-year career in retail where he gained experience as a merchant and in general operations. Jeff received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Miami University.