Canny, Bowen Inc. - New York

Greg Gabel

greg gabel

  • Office: Canny, Bowen Inc. - New York
  • Location: New York (NY), United States
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  • Fields: Construction & Real Estate, Consumer Goods, Energy, Utilities & Mining, Industrial & Automotive


Greg Gabel, Managing Director, joined Canny, Bowen in 1991, initially as Vice President and Director of Research. Prior to joining Canny, Bowen, he was an Associate in the New York office of Heidrick and Struggles for four years.

A true generalist, Greg has worked in a broad range of functions and industries and has a track record of successfully recruiting senior-level talent across different industries. Functionally, he has particular expertise in general management, finance, legal/compliance, strategy/corporate development and marketing & sales as well as in recruiting members of the Board of Directors for large and midcap public companies. His industry expertise includes engineering & construction, specialty chemicals, building products, medical devices, consumer products, financial services, and high technology. Greg has extensive experience working with medium technology diversified industrial companies as well as with private equity firms and their portfolio companies.

Greg graduated from the University of Maryland with a B.A. in 1986 and received a Master’s Degree from Columbia University in 1989.

Contact Canny, Bowen Inc.

Established in 1954, Canny, Bowen is widely known as the preeminent boutique executive search firm in the United States. For over 60 years, we have specialized in one thing: recruiting the very best senior level executive and legal talent, with no ancillary services to distract us.

Canny, Bowen is committed to remaining privately held and modest in size to avoid the restrictions found in global search firms which prevent a thorough search because of “off limits” problems and other conflicts of interest.

Canny, Bowen’s clients know that a seasoned Partner is involved in their assignment from start to finish. Each Partner is hands-on in every aspect of each assignment: client care, research, candidate identification and assessment, client presentations, and placement/closure issues.

Over 80% of our searches come from repeat business from clients which include such well respected companies as: General Electric, Pfizer, Balfour Beatty, Colfax, Danaher, The Hartford, IBM, International Paper, Lenovo, and Royal Dutch Shell.

Canny, Bowen also has an active practice recruiting for the portfolio companies of private equity firms as well as middle market companies and early stage privately held companies.

400 Madison Avenue, Suite 11-D New York 
+1 (212) 949-6611