Mr. Goodwin founded The Goodwin Group in the late 90’s to assist companies with the selection of members of boards for both public and privately-held companies. With more than three decades in the industry, and having served a variety of clients across virtually all functional lines, Mr. Goodwin is the lead consultant on all board and “C” level engagements undertaken by the firm.
Prior to founding The Goodwin Group, Mr. Goodwin was a Partner and Managing Partner of two of the world’s largest executive search firms. He has served on the Board of Directors of a public company as well as management and executive committees. Prior to his entry into the executive search business in the late 70’s, he served in several leadership capacities with Xerox Corporation.
He earned an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Alabama and also completed Harvard’s School of Corporate Governance program. In recent years, he has served in an advisory role to one of the largest strategy consulting firms and on the board of directors of a multi-billion dollar privately-held company, as well as several non-profit, civic and charitable organizations. He and his wife Carole reside in Atlanta.