Elizabeth Plasse

Principal | Chicago

With over fifteen years of human resources experience, Elizabeth Plasse brings a wealth of insight into corporate culture and hiring processes to the Banister team. Since joining the firm in 2006, Elizabeth has worked on director to executive level searches across the United States, filling key positions in some of the country’s best-known organizations.

Elizabeth’s professional background includes a series of key HR positions with progressively increasing scope and responsibility. Immediately prior to joining Banister International, Elizabeth led significant executive searches for a global holding firm with locations around the world. Elizabeth has also worked with a management consulting firm and the manufacturing and distribution arm of a global company. Her specialties in the HR field include management training and corporate recruiting. In addition, Elizabeth has headed multiple general manager and managing director international searches that require specialized knowledge of the complex nature of onboarding expatriates.

Elizabeth’s years of experience with hiring and employee development have given her a keen eye for top talent and the instinct for finding the right fit for a given position. Meanwhile, her industry background and networking skills help her know just where to look for great candidates. Elizabeth approaches every search with precision focus and relentless commitment—her clients and candidates alike can be assured that she will do what it takes to put the right person in the right job.
Elizabeth has completed searches in a wide variety of industries, with a special focus on management, marketing, HR and training, engineering, supply chain, manufacturing, and distribution. Elizabeth is a member of the Society of Human Resources Professionals.