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Wayne Mitchell


A Partner at Cabot Consultants, Wayne Mitchell brings to the firm more than 20 years of success in retained executive search. With a strong leadership background of his own, Mr. Mitchell’s focus includes recruiting Board members and senior-level executives across all functional disciplines for technology, tech-enabled services, software, manufacturing, and private equity / venture capital companies.

Driven by a strong motivation to help others and a passion for servant leadership, Mr. Mitchell has built his career, and indeed his reputation, by providing his clients with access to top-level talent. Client companies ranging in size from emerging growth firms to organizations generating $1+ billion in revenues benefit from his innate ability to function as an extension of their operation and as a trusted advisor.

An astute listener and natural problem solver, Mr. Mitchell is deeply committed to recruiting top-flight leaders who are able to make an immediate impact for their employers and position them for strong and sustainable growth well into the future. Clients often commend his professionalism, collaborative spirit, commitment to excellence, meticulous attention to detail, and strong work ethic.

Prior to joining Cabot, Mr. Mitchell gained valuable experience during his tenure with three of the world’s leading executive search firms. He began his search career at Korn/Ferry International where he led one of their fastest-growing business units.

Mr. Mitchell began his career as a project manager at Texas Instruments. He later joined Republic Venture Group where he built and managed a portfolio of technology investments and served on the Boards of several start-up companies.

Wayne holds both Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Systems Engineering from Southern Methodist University. Because of his sincere desire to give back to his community, Mr. Mitchell has held positions on the following Boards: the North Texas Chapter of the March of Dimes, the Richardson Symphony, and The Science Place. He has also had the privilege of serving others through numerous leadership positions at his church.