Virgil Fludd resides in Atlanta and is a partner in the Academic, Non-Profit, Social Enterprise and Culture Practice. He has over three decades of executive search experience and is a trusted advisor to organizations seeking operational and cultural excellence.
With management consulting, public policy, government relations and corporate sales and marketing skills, he has unique insight on the tactical and strategic landscape. Virgil’s extensive experience leading searches has allowed for an outstanding track record of success for his clients. He is an enthusiastic problem-solver who enjoys collaborating with others to decipher complex issues.
Virgil joined Caldwell from The Carvir Group, an executive recruiting firm he founded in 1992. He assisted a broad range of Fortune 1000 companies in finding the best qualified candidates for executive and leadership positions. Previously, he worked for Bank of America as a vice president and sales manager. He began his career at Xerox Corporation in roles of increasing responsibility, culminating in vice president, marketing.
Virgil served seven terms in the Georgia General Assembly and has a deep understanding of government operations and public policy. He is currently serving on the Board of Trustees at Davidson College and is president of the alumni association. He is also a Flemming Fellow, a graduate of Leadership Atlanta, Leadership Fayette and the Georgia Legislative Leadership Institute.
Virgil holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Davidson College in Davidson, NC.
“Virgil and his team spent a considerable amount of time to understand our organizational culture and the specific different skill sets that would help us best fill our position. The quality and breadth of candidates presented to us was, quite simply, stellar. We really could not have hoped for more qualified and “good fit” candidates from which to select. The level of care and professionalism we experienced was unparalleled.” –CEO, affordable housing lender