John brings more than 20 years of executive search experience, specializing primarily in the human resources function at Slayton Search Partners. He joins Slayton Search from a large, global search firm, where he was a Senior Client Partner. Prior to that, John led the North American Human Resource practice for another top 3 global search firm. He has successfully recruited a number of chief human resources officers, as well as group level generalists and functional specialists across a wide variety of industries for companies of all sizes.


John began his search profession as a managing partner with another leading search firm, where he was a major contributor to its human resources practice. Before entering the search field, Mr. Doyle was an executive with a large asset management firm in Chicago. As a human resources professional, he directed the development of recruiting, training and management assessment strategies to support the company’s business objectives. His career also includes several years in banking and broker/dealer management positions.


Professional Activities

    • Human Resources Planning Society
    • Human Resources Management Association of Chicago


    • Master of Business Administration, Depaul University
    • Bachelor’s Degree, Economics and Business Administration, Lewis University