Michael Jalbert is Senior Managing Director of Banister International. Michael brings an International background in Integrated Talent Management with expertise in Executive Career Management, Executive Search, and a unique Executive Sponsorship Program that connects executives with private equity investment.
As the former President of New Directions, Inc. – an executive career development firm headquartered in Boston – Michael brings a wealth of talent management expertise to the Banister International team. He has extensive experience leading professional service businesses and is the former President and CEO of Management Recruiters International. Currently, he is a Director of Chestnut Hill Partners LLC in New York City, an investment boutique focused on the middle market. He has also held executive posts at Pepsi, Frito-Lay, Chatham Village Foods, AlliedSignal (Honeywell), Cendant Corporation (Realogy) and ERA Europe, where he was Vice Chairman and Partner.
Michael holds a BA in Communication from the University of Rhode Island and completed the Executive Program in Business Administration, EPBA, at Columbia University Graduate School of Business.