Del Mar resident named tech partner at executive search firm

Del Mar resident Teresa Jacques has been appointed to the post of Partner, Technology, at DavenportMajor Executive Search, a global retained executive search firm focusing on the placement of Director, Vice President and C-level executives as well as the recruitment of Board Directors.

Jacques will focus on technology companies in the software services, wireless, telecom, semiconductor, big data/analytics sectors.

Jacques brings more than 20 years of global executive experience scaling technology companies for public and venture-backed companies. Most recently, she has consulted to executives in Silicon Valley, where she led a strategic hiring program in the high-growth big data/analytics sector.

Before executive consulting, Jacques served as vice president of human resources at Incode Wireless, a premier business strategy and wireless technology consulting firm in San Diego. Jacques previously served as vice president, human resources at Cable and Wireless USA.

“Teresa’s deep experience of selecting and building leadership teams in changing technology markets provides our clients with a unique perspective,” said Sue Major, co-founder and managing partner. “Her client-centric and creative solutions-based approach, combined with her professionalism, align perfectly with DavenportMajor Executive Search. We are delighted to welcome Teresa to our team.”

Jacques has a master of arts degree from the University of Westminster, UK, and completed the General Manager’s Program at Harvard Business School.