Doug Ehrenkranz is a Managing Director and a key member of the consumer products, retail, and industrial practice groups at Boyden.
Doug has successfully helped a broad range of companies recruit leaders for a variety of high-level positions — from C-level and executive roles to VP and Director-level — in functions such as general management, marketing, sales, and operations. He has extensive experience with larger, blue-chip, Fortune-500 companies as well as mid-sized and smaller companies. He has completed search assignments for publicly held companies, private equity, and founder-led companies including start-up and early stage clients in B2B and B2C.
Doug brings to his search practice over two and a half decades of broad-based industry experience and knowledge, fresh contacts and perspective, and sensitivity to the needs of both clients and candidates. Doug personally leads each of his searches with a “hands-on” approach that has resulted in search delivery and completion well above the industry.
Prior to entering the executive search profession, Doug enjoyed an impressive 25-year career in industry, including 15 years in general management, sales, marketing, and operations at leading companies like Procter & Gamble and PepsiCo. At Procter & Gamble, he held increasing levels of responsibility in consumer commodities such as soap and detergents, health and beauty aids, and food/beverage. In addition, Doug spent over a decade as an executive in several B2B oriented companies in industrial commodities.
Doug earned a BA from The University of Arizona. He has served on several University alumni and fundraising boards and serves on the local Board of Directors for Child Advocates.