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Capricorn Investment Group, Mission-Aligned Investment Management Firm, Retains Frederickson Partners for Human Resources Director Search

Capricorn Investment Group, one of the world’s largest mission-aligned firms, has partnered with Frederickson Partners for their Human Resources (HR) Director search.

The executive will be based in Palo Alto, CA and will be responsible for planning, leading, directing, developing and coordinating the policies and activities of the HR department. He or she will also ensure legal compliance and implementation of the organization’s mission and talent strategy.

One of the largest mission-aligned firms in the world, Capricorn Investment Group was originally founded in 2003 to manage the assets of Jeffrey Skoll and the Skoll Foundation. The Firm was born from a belief that sustainable investment practices can enhance risk-adjusted returns. Underlying this investment approach is a deep desire to demonstrate the huge investment potential that resides in breakthrough commercial solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. With offices in New York City and Palo Alto, the firm has grown to manage more than $8 billion in multi-asset class portfolios for families, foundations, and institutional investors across the world.

Frederickson Partners recruits high impact human resources leaders for innovative companies. Frederickson matches startups, tech unicorns, and the Fortune 500 with world-class full-time and project-based talent. The country’s leading People executive search firm, Frederickson Partners is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices nationwide. Clients include Alphabet, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Gartner, Gilead, Intel, Pinterest, Qualtrics, Roche, ServiceNow, StockX, The Nature Conservancy, Twitter, Uber and Workday.

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Frederickson Partners is one of the top-rated HR Executive Search firms, with expertise in placing Chief People Officers (CPOs), Chief Human Resources Officers (CHROs), Human Resources Business Partners (HRBPs), Chief Diversity Officers (CDOs) and other HR leaders. We have access to the broadest network of People and HR executives in the world, and a 25-year reputation as a human resources talent search firm and HR Advisory provider.

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