David leads AIMS International’s Chicago office and is a member of the Industrial global practise team.
David’s affiliation with AIMS International began in 2010 as a consultant with a member firm where he progressed into roles of progressively increasing responsibilities. Following the retirement of his mentor, David launched his own practice in 2016 modeled after AIMS International’s high standards of professional practice. Once established, David applied to, and was accepted as a full partner of AIMS International in the 3rd quarter of 2016.
During his 20+ years of industry executive search, David has achieved a demonstrable record of success leading and co-managing the recruitment of senior executives and CEO’s in multiple industries. His well-honed recruitment skillsand multiple examples of talent acquisition success, have positioned David to be amongst the top Executive Recruiters in North America and a key contributor to the success of AIMS International US.
Prior to joining AIMS International, David led executive searches at JPMorgan, Crowe Horwath and his own firm, Williger& Associates, Inc
David generously contributes towards the advancement of professional recruitment as a mentor and public speaker. He has presented to forums sponsored by the Society for Human Resource Management, The Research Roundtable and the Chicago Association of Minority Recruiters.A graduate of Roosevelt University, David is a member of American College of Healthcare Executives, SHRM, &The Rural Health Association,
David lives in the greater Chicago region with his wife and two sons.