Rob Tillman

Rob founded the firm in 2002 with the goal of building an executive search and advisory boutique. Having previously built and sold a highly successful search firm with two former partners, TillmanCarlson represents the continuation of a dream and the next step in making it a reality.

Prior to serving as the Managing Partner of Crist Partners through its sale to Korn Ferry, Rob spent seven years in the Chicago office of Russell Reynolds Associates where he also worked with Kelly Carlson. He began his career in public accounting and graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in accounting.