Cathy Sutherland


Cathy Sutherland is a Principal at JM Search and a member of the firm’s Consumer Practice. Cathy has built her career supporting clients ranging from global Fortune 500, to middle market, and private equity and venture capital-backed companies. She brings a track record of recruiting outstanding leaders for consumer companies, including food and beverage, home products, pet and more. Functionally, Cathy has led searches for General Managers, Marketing and Sales leaders, to SVP and Senior Directors within consumer companies. In addition, Cathy has led Human Resources search assignments over her many years in search.  She is a devoted ambassador for her clients, targeting top tier talent, persuading them to consider the opportunity at hand.

Prior to JM Search, Cathy was a Managing Director for ZRG Partners for close to 8 years. During her tenure with the organization, she helped to grow the firm’s Consumer Practice.

Cathy earned a B.S. from Providence College. She serves on the Board of Directors for Girls Inc. of Philadelphia and Southern NJ. She is passionate about physical fitness and thrives on being on the move.