Gerard Dash Raines

Raines International hires leading FinTech recruiter Gerard Dash

Raines International, a leading executive search and talent advisory firm, announced today that Gerard Dash joined as a Senior Vice President, FinTech. Based in Atlanta, Dash brings nearly a decade’s experience in executive search and will operate in Raines’ Global Software & Technology Practice.

Raines’ Global Software & Technology Practice has grown rapidly as top talent has joined to create an industry-leading vertical advising on talent identification and development for enterprise software clients as well as clients across industry seeking technology talent.

Rick Harris, Raines Managing Director and co-lead of the practice, said, “Gerard is the best FinTech recruiter in the country and an absolutely outstanding human being. His insight and experience working with some of the most innovative companies in financial services is a gamechanger for our clients as we continue to scale our FinTech practice. I couldn’t be more thrilled to work with him again.”

Previously a Principal in FinTech and Product, Data, & Technology at True Search as well as head of the Atlanta office, Dash specializes in placing CxO, board, and direct reports for FinTech and financial services companies across payments, lending, banking, crypto / blockchain, personal finance, wealthtech, insurance, and proptech. Prior to True Search, Dash worked with Korn Ferry and Russell Reynolds Associates.

“With the tremendous amount of investment, innovation, and interest in fintech, I’m excited to work with such passionate colleagues at Raines to solve our clients’ toughest talent challenges,” Dash said. “With Raines’ unique offerings and services, as well as entrepreneurial, aggressive growth spirit, we’re well-positioned to serve a wide variety of clients.”

Dash, a graduate of Davidson College, is on the boards of several non-profits including Jumpstart and the Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation.

Raines International is an advisory firm committed to making a difference with executive search, organizational consulting, and talent management solutions. Headquartered in Miami with more than a dozen offices across the Americas and Europe, Raines specializes in senior-level leadership recruitment and assessment and DEI advisory across industries and functions.


Sydney Smith

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