Daversa Partners Announces Expansion into Booming Miami Tech Market, Led by Partner Nicolette Hartman
MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Daversa Partners, the tech industry’s leading executive search firm, announces its expansion into the nation’s next hyper-growth tech hub, Miami. Leading the charge is Nicolette Hartman, a permanent partner at Daversa Partners and an expert in building leadership teams at consumer and healthcare companies.
For three decades, Daversa Partners has built the core leadership teams of this generation’s most disruptive companies, focused on serving the community of founders and backers. Having worked alongside venture capital and private equity firms like Andreessen Horowitz, Founders Fund, Bling Capital, Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Ventures, Accel, Bessemer, TPG, KKR and Blackstone, Daversa Partners has had the privilege of creating more than 10,000 technology companies, all with a common vision: pushing the innovation accelerator.
The company is today an important strategic partner moving senior executives into startup and growth focused companies, and has worked with the founders of Twitter, Airbnb, Square, One Medical, Instacart, DoorDash, NuBank, Beyond Meat , Coinbase and Bored Ape Yacht. club, among others.
Nicolette Hartman Leads Daversa Partners in Tech Hub Miami
Head of Daversa Expansion, Partner Nicolette Hartmann made the trip alongside three other members of his team, Jodie Salzberg, Caroline Didelot and Olivia Witmer.
For nearly a decade, Hartman has proven to be a quick and relentless headhunter, earning her reputation by operating with a level of urgency and thoroughness that delivers game-changing results with aggressive speed. Nicolette has spent her career building leadership teams for some of the world’s most disruptive consumer and healthcare startups, including developing VP and C-level leadership teams at Warby Parker, FIGS, Wildlife Studios, Therabody , GameStop and others.
“This was one of the most strategic decisions Daversa Partners has ever made. Building a Miami office and presence that is intensely focused on growing and developing impactful relationships that will drive innovation forward is central to our company philosophy. Daversa Partners is excited to enter the field, and I’m excited to take this step,” said Hartman.
South Florida has seen nearly $1 trillion in new assets come to town since 2020
A revolution has taken place in the city of Miami over the past few years. Talented and generational tech leaders began to emerge locally, while those who had once staked their claim on Silicon Valley or Silicon Alley soil moved their families and businesses to the city in response to a buzzing ecosystem.
With Miami Mayor Francis Suarez and a host of investors at the helm, from Keith Rabois of the Founders Fund to Ben Ling of Bling Capital, funding for Miami-based startups soared in 2021, with Q4 21 having its alone saw a record $2.2 billion invested in the city’s tech ecosystem.
Mayor Francis Suarez said, “Daversa Partners’ decision to expand into Miami is another sign that our city is establishing itself as the capital of the world. Their track record speaks for itself, and I’m confident that Nicolette and her entire team will be a great addition to our growing tech ecosystem, serving as a bridge between Miami talent and the next-generation companies building the economy of tomorrow.
Ben Ling, Founder and General Partner of Bling Capital, has become a staunch supporter of the Miami tech scene, having relocated from San Francisco in 2021. Ling said, “Daversa Partners is an important partner in the global business community and startups. Their presence in Miami will help accelerate and attract top talent to the city. »
About Daversa Partners
Daversa Partners is Technology’s premier executive search firm that builds the leadership teams of growth and venture-backed companies. Our global presence spans 2 continents and eight offices, giving our high-performing teams visibility across the market. We are committed to developing meaningful relationships with entrepreneurs, leaders and investors in consumer and enterprise businesses.
We believe that the most successful companies achieve major breakthroughs by acquiring extraordinary talent. These people are difficult to find and even more difficult to recruit, they are executives of material impact; we only recruit these people. It’s what sets us apart…and it’s what makes Daversa the research partner of choice.
For more information about Daversa Partners, please visit www.daversapartners.com