Managing Director

Rob Gallagher

Base Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Industry Experience

Rob brings over twenty years of experience in executive search, including leadership roles at two major firms and the founding of two successful boutique firms focused on the financial services industry. Rob also spent several years at RW Baird in their fixed income business working with bond portfolio managers at banks, hedge funds and insurance companies. 

ASG’s dedication to serving banks and credit unions aligns perfectly with Rob’s expertise. He partners with a diverse range of clients, from traditional lenders and fintech startups to non-bank specialty lenders and Fortune 1000 companies, encompassing rapidly growing middle-market and equity-backed firms.

Rob’s unwavering commitment is to provide clients with the peace of mind that comes from a comprehensive search, ensuring they secure the ideal candidate. He achieves this through a meticulous, hands-on approach that prioritizes in-depth research.  Focused on senior leadership positions, Rob’s expertise spans all functional areas, including board placements.


(770) 299-8191


  • START DATE: April 2024
  • EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: University of Georgia, BA Economics – 1994
  • ON HIS BUCKET LIST: Leisurely drive across the country in a mini RV taking time to explore.
  • FAVORITE QUOTE:You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretsky
  • HOBBIES & PASSIONS: Passionate about healthy living and enjoys activities that keep him active such as pickleball. He also enjoys the challenge of fixing something that is broken. 
  • FAMILY: Father of two children and stepfather to two high school girls.