Tim McDonald
/    Founder & Partner, co-Head of the Consumer Practice

Tim is a partner and co-founder of True. He has 15 years of executive search experience across a range of industries for venture capital and private equity-backed technology companies.  Tim specialties include Board, CEO and President/COO searches as well as go-to-market positions across North America.

Tim was the first employee at IronHill Partners, a fast-growing boutique search firm that became a national practice and was acquired by Heidrick & Struggles (NASDAQ: HSII).  He then spent four years leading searches within Heidrick’s Global technology practice.

Tim began his career in sales and management for a variety of emerging technology companies.  He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing from Saint Joseph’s University.

Firm founder with deep expertise in senior operating roles across a range of executive functions and sectors within the tech industry
Especially focused on Consumer Digital, eCommerce/Marketplaces, SaaS, and Tech-enabled Services businesses
Driven by customer satisfaction and seeing his placements go on to accomplish great things
Enjoys coaching and watching youth sports. Also, a lifelong suffering Philly sports fan
Married to his beautiful wife Lori and proud father of twin teenagers Connor and Kaitlyn