Daniel Zhang

Talent Analyst

Daniel Zhang

Talent Analyst

Daniel joined Mainsail in 2022 and works closely with the Talent Team to develop strategies and build out leadership teams for its portfolio companies.

Before joining Mainsail, Daniel worked at Spencer Stuart where he specialized in the recruitment of Chief Financial Officers across the tech, consumer, and healthcare industries. While there, he led research efforts in various teams and worked closely with executives throughout the search process. He was a core member of the firm’s ASAPI Affinity Group which pushed for diverse representation in C-level positions and offered career development opportunities for minority groups.

Daniel has a MS in Business Analytics from the University of San Diego and a BA in Business Administration from the University of Washington.

Outside of Mainsail…

You will find Daniel attempting to walk up the steep hills of San Francisco to the next Instagram-worthy restaurant on his list. He loves travelling and hopes to one day go backpacking in Switzerland.

 

From: Redmond, WA
Lives in: San Francisco, CA
Supports: Seattle Mariners, Chelsea Cutler, Filet-O-Fishes