JENNIFER COLOSI, Founder
Jennifer Colosi is the founder of Colosi Associates, an executive search firm specializing in assignments for executive officers and senior management, with a focus on finance. What sets Colosi Associates apart from other executive search firms is that Jennifer complements her role as an executive search consultant with significant accounting and finance subject matter expertise.
Jennifer began her recruiting career as an executive recruiter with AI Executive, the executive recruiting arm of Accountants, Inc. Jennifer launched Colosi Associates to improve client benefits: through search process efficiency improvements and service offering flexibility. Colosi Associates has successfully placed executive roles such as Divisional CFOs of large pubic companies, VP Finance/CFOs of rapidly growing technology/consumer companies, CFO of a large family office, Corporate Controller and similar titles. Most recently Colosi Associates capabilities have expanded to include successful executive human resource assignments.
Jennifer began her career as a CPA in the independent audit practice of Arthur Andersen. Just prior to focusing full time as a Search Consultant, she held the positions of Chief Accounting Officer for FiNet, a public mortgage bank and interim CFO for LoanCity.com, a private mortgage bank. She’s also worked for Oak Industries a public company manufacturer, where she focused on corporate accounting, Securities and Exchange Commission reporting, and divisional operations accounting.
Jennifer is a past board member of the Financial Women’s Association of San Francisco and developed a strong Silicon Valley membership. She actively contributes to the success of other professional organizations such as the Financial Executives International.
Her most interactive, high energy, non-profit venture is coaching elementary school girls to run a 5k race, through an national non-profit, Girls on the Run. She’s also currently on the board development committee of the Girl Scouts of Northern California.
Jennifer earned Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Accounting from the University of South Florida, Tampa.
After taking care of her firm’s clients, Jennifer is a casual but committed triathlete.