Founder and CEO
As an innovator, Asad has founded and now leads August Leadership, one of the fastest-growing Executive Leadership Search Firms.
Chairman Advisory Board and Managing Partner
Kim is an experienced C-suite executive and expert advisor with over 25 years of business leadership experience.
John L. Pothin
John has more than 30 years of experience across several industry sectors.
Linda has over 20 years of executive search experience in Advertising, Marketing, Media & Mobility, Digital Transformation, Life Sciences, and Nonprofit.
Michael N. Curran
Michael's experience in executive search includes a broad range of sectors and management disciplines.
Peter has earned a reputation for executing particularly ‘difficult’ searches in both mature and frontier markets.
Andy has extensive experience recruiting for digital and integrated marketing and media, consumer, technology, financial services, and life science companies and divisions.
Jerry manages searches for human resources leaders across a vast array of industries and organizations, and his clients benefit from his three decades of global experience in both corporate human resources and executive search.
Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
Farah is overseeing the global operations of August Leadership as its Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel. She is the co-founding partner and Board Director of August Leadership.
Christine Sobhani brings over 20 years of recruitment experience to August Leadership. She is a leader in the talent acquisition and talent management space with a focus in HR and leadership roles across industries.
Umran Beba is an experienced senior business executive with general management, talent and diversity background.
John H. Austin Jr.
John H. Austin Jr. founded iMask Intelligence after a decorated career in federal law enforcement, bringing his singular investigative expertise to the private sector.
Leon Shivamber is an Advisory Partner at August Leadership with a record of building great teams and leading transformation across five continents.
Andrea B. Thomas
Andrea B. Thomas is an advisory partner at August Leadership.
Karen E. Watson
Karen E. Watson is a strategic marketing and communications consultant whose practice centers on using consumer market research, advertising techniques, and stakeholder coalition building to create greater public demand for healthier behaviors and the adoption of new cultural norms.
Ellen Wingard consults with leaders, executive teams and boards spanning global Fortune 500 companies, higher education, and academic medicine committed to achieving business results while building cultures of dignity and belonging where all can flourish.
VP Marketing and Principal
Sana holds a dual role at August Leadership where she is the Vice President of Marketing and Principal in Executive Search.