Jay Nguyen

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Jay is an executive search professional with expertise in the Technology Industry. He is part of True’s Technology and Go To Market Practices with an emphasis on client’s that focus on Cloud/SaaS, Mobile, Product, Data, IT, AI/ML, and Security.

Prior to True Search, Jay co-founded The Global Leadership Society, a boutique executive search firm focused on Technology Clients that included Acxiom/LiveRamp. Most of his executive search experience came from his 15 year tenure with Intuit, a $5 Billion software company with products including QuickBooks, TurboTax, Mint, and Quicken. At Intuit, Jay was the Global Head of Executive Search leading a global team of 8, responsible for all executive level hiring. Placements for Intuit were across all functions (Product Management, Engineering, IT, Data, Security, Sales/Marketing, General Management, HR, and Finance).

At Intuit, he also spearheaded diversity initiatives for executives with an emphasis in Women in Technology and Under Represented Minorities. Those efforts helped produce category leading diversity results.

Jay has a deep understanding of all things Technology, and how bringing in the right leaders can help enable business growth.

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Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two beautiful daughters.

One goal he and his wife are working on is establishing a brand for his little girls as the next "Nguyen Sisters" in tennis.