Skye works with PE-backed, growth-stage companies on executive and mission critical non-executive searches across Sales, Marketing, Product, and Operations functions.
Skye joined Signal Partners from Focus Search Partners, where he was a Managing Director responsible for executive and director-level searches in the software, services and manufacturing sectors. Prior he was a Vice President at Taylor Winfield, a national retained search firm that was acquired by Focus Search Partners.
Earlier Skye founded HireOut, a Spanish translation and back-office agency for US-based tech companies like Twitter, HotelTonight, and Quizlet. He grew the company to 75 people, recruiting and leading teams in both Latin America and Spain.
Skye began his career as an early employee and Product Manager at Graphiq (formerly FindTheBest), a data visualization company that was backed by Kleiner Perkins and acquired by Amazon. Prior to the acquisition he started Graphiq’s international operation which was the fastest growing segment of the business.
Skye grew up in Colombia, spent a year teaching English in Korea, and was a semi-professional soccer player. He graduated from Westmont College and resides in Santa Barbara with his wife and two daughters. When he’s not working or with his family, you can find him training in the back-country for his next ultra-marathon trail running adventure.