Jessica T. Sun
Senior Vice PresidentNew York
Jessica knows that when it comes to transforming your business, people come first. With a commitment to excellence, she'll fight tooth and nail to get the job done.
Jessica Sun is a Senior Vice President at Raines. She is responsible for business development and search execution for the firm’s Fortune 500 and Private Equity clients. Working closely with CEOs, CFOs, CMOs, CHROs, and their boards, she has identified and placed COOs, Chief Strategy Officers, Chief Talent Officers, Chief Inclusion & Diversity Officers, and Global Heads of Pricing for Fortune 200 companies and middle-market portfolio companies owned by KKR and other premier private equity firms.
In addition, she is a member of Raines’ Operational Excellence Practice, recruiting post-MBA consulting talent for the firm’s corporate clients and Managing Directors and Directors within the Operating Groups of various private equity firms including KKR Capstone (KKR) and Vista Consulting Group (Vista Equity Partners). Jessica additionally leads all recruiter onboarding, training, and development. Prior to her current role, she managed the firm’s Research Department.
Industry & Consulting Experience
Jessica brings a wide range of regional and international experiences to the executive search industry, having lived, worked, and studied in Rabat, Morocco and Dubai and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Possessing extensive knowledge of the Middle East & North Africa, and Southeast Asia, and a strong understanding of executive opportunities in the regions, she travels frequently to the United Arab Emirates and Singapore, her key focus markets.
She is currently a Career Coach for the New York Chapter of America Needs You, a national nonprofit organization that fights for economic mobility for ambitious, low-income first-generation college students.