Press Release
Insurance and Financial Services Expert, Brett Carter, Joins True Search
Published June 28, 2024

HADDONFIELD, N.J. June 29, 2024—True, the only tech and data-first global executive talent platform, announced today it has welcomed partner Brett Carter based outside of Chicago. Brett specializes in C-suite executives, board directors, VPs and other executive-level roles for clients in all sectors of the insurance industry.

“Brett’s 20+ years of experience brings True clients an added layer of depth and understanding in the insurance industry. Brett will leverage his expertise to attract transformational talent for our clients and expand our global talent network of 410k+ financial services executives.” said Brad Stadler, Co-CEO, True Platform, and President, True Search.

Prior to joining True, Brett was Managing Director at The Jacobson Group, a boutique search firm exclusively dedicated to insurance. He also held leadership roles at well-known organizations such as Munich Re US P&C, American Modern, Travelers, and State Farm, where he gained many years of direct experience.

“I’m eager to use my experience and skill set to drive success and growth for True clients in the insurance space,” said Brett. “Joining True was an obvious choice for my career, aligning seamlessly with my dedication to innovation and excellence.”

Brett is a diversity champion and a sought-after speaker and panelist. As President of the National African American Insurance Association Chicago Chapter, he actively participates in industry committees advocating for diversity, equity, and inclusion. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in marketing/advertising from Augustana College and an MBA from the University of Arizona Global Campus, along with industry accreditations including Associate in Claims, Certified Insurance Counselor, and Certified Personal Risk Manager.


True is a global talent management platform renowned for executive search excellence. The sixth largest in its industry, True leverages 10+ years of industry data, market insights, and talent lifecycle expertise to help companies make high-impact talent decisions quickly. Products and services include True Search (retained executive search), TrueBridge (advisory, interim, and fractional executive placement), Thrive (Talent CRM software), True Advance (coaching and assessment), SearchEssentials (tech-enabled hiring services), AboveBoard (inclusive executive community), and Jopwell (diversity tech platform for early-mid career professionals). True also backs promising companies through investment brands True Equity and Vera Equity.

Jillian Ruggieri / Senior Lead, Communications