Trisha Hutchison is currently an equity partner at Chartwell Partners and has over 20 years
of experience in retained executive search. She leads searches and human capital
consulting across a broad spectrum of consumer sectors including personal care, household
care, branded durable goods, and a specific focus in organic and natural food and beverage
Trisha’s primary clients have included start-up and fast growth companies, and she has a
particular interest in working with companies that focus on providing sustainable and socially
responsible products. She also has depth of experience in the recruitment of executives to
family-owned businesses, as well as founder-influenced and private equity backed
companies. Areas of functional expertise include CEO, COO, and Division President levels
and in key team members in the areas of marketing, supply chain and operations, innovation
and R&D, and sales.
Prior to joining Chartwell, Trisha spent 13 years with Boyden Global Executive Search and
was a member of the consumer products practice. She began her career in executive
search with Heidrick & Struggles where she was an associate in the firm’s industrial practice.
Trisha received her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University.