Emily Bain
/    Partner

Emily (So) Bain is a partner in True’s Consumer and CEO & Board practices.  She brings more than a decade of executive search and recruitment experience, specializing in high growth consumer and lifestyle brands across CEO, COO, and chief supply chain officer functions.  Prior to joining True, she worked with two global retained search firms, Heidrick & Struggles and Spencer Stuart, in their consumer practice.  Most recently, she led in-house talent acquisition for Converse (a division of Nike), across a range of functions.

Emily's professional career started in mass and specialty retail, with nearly 10 years leading multiple businesses, including ecommerce and merchandising at Staples, Inc.

Emily holds a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from the University of Connecticut, and she resides in Newton, Massachusetts with her husband and daughter.

Expertise in placing senior executives within the consumer sector and passionate about consumer brands and delivering exceptional recruitment experience
Beyond Boston, Emily enjoys spending time with family and friends in coastal New England and the UK, and exploring new locales around the world seeking out the best seafood and sushi
Emily is a proud mom and wife, and is working to perfect her hiphop dance moves with the help of her young daughter