Anna Kelch


Based in Chicago, Anna is a Senior Partner and leads the firm’s global Platforms, Gaming and Technology practice.

Anna is an accomplished search consultant with over 25 years of experience recruiting C-level talent.


She is a veteran in the search world, focused on growth companies looking to scale, mature businesses in need of digital transformation, and private equity portfolio companies.​ Prior to executive search, Anna served in sales, marketing, and management roles in publishing, media, and ed-tech with companies including Meredith Corporation, Bertelsmann’s Gruner & Jahr, Rolling Stone, and Whittle Communications.


Anna is a strong advocate of the arts having long served on the Board of Directors at Steppenwolf Theater Company and Urban Gateways.

“I rely on Anna’s keen insights and knowledge of the technology sector to inform my business decisions. Anna is that entirely unique combination of recruiter and business partner.”

Frank Menchaca

President, SAE International