Mike Ford is a Principal and Executive Recruiter. He has played a key role in STM’s financial, operational, and sales/marketing searches since joining the firm in 2008. During his tenure at STM, Mike has filled numerous executive-level positions with junior, mid-tier, and large publicly traded companies globally. These placements include Board, C-Level, Vice President Finance, General Counsel, Vice President/General Manager, Corporate Controller as well as various middle management roles. As a recruiter, Mike focuses on building relationships and finding out-of-the-box solutions to attract long-term talent to fill specific company needs.
Mike holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Utah. Prior to joining STM Associates, Mike worked in sales and marketing for Fortune 500 companies posting multiple top 10% finishes. Additionally, he has lived in the former Soviet Union, speaks Russian, and is familiar with the cultural nuances of the region.