Recruiting World Class Talent
Todd Gitlin founded Safire Partners in 2006, one of the preeminent executive search firms for venture backed companies. Today he has a team of 15 people, working on 100+ searches annually, and has invested in 40+ companies. Todd has been in executive search since 1999 and worked on 800+ assignments.
Nitu is a go-to recruiter for booming tech startups in the SoCal region, focusing almost exclusively on engineering talent. She has consistently ranked #1 at two large national staffing firms over the past 17 years. Nitu leads a team of technical recruiters with the highest satisfaction rate among both clients and employees, prioritizing long-term partnerships above all. Since 2000, Nitu’s deep-seated knowledge of the most in-demand skills and tech landscape has been pivotal for building out the teams for some of SoCal’s most prosperous startups.
She’s known by many industry experts as the top technical staffing consultant in assembling the best engineering teams in SoCal. Her roster includes Tinder, Dollarshaveclub, Amazon, Apple, Crowdrise, Dronebase, Honey etc
Mehul is the CEO of Hired, where he oversees all business strategy and operations. Mehul is known as an expert at building and scaling marketplace companies and has nearly 20 years of experience in operations, business development and sales and marketing roles at major tech companies such as Lyft, Oracle, CNET and Kaggle. He also served as an Executive-in-Residence at Crosslink Capital and was an early executive at Axiom, the leading marketplace for lawyers, where he led global expansion as the company scaled to over $150mm in revenue. He holds a BA from Brown and a JD from the University of Virginia.