Executive Recruiter

Matt Spainhour has been recruiting for the accounting, and finance sectors since 2018. Before entering the recruiting industry, he began his career in financial services, providing a solid foundation for his skills in communication and relationship-building. At Benchmark Search, Matt leverages these talents to forge enduring connections with both candidates and clients, helping them navigate the challenges of job searches with dedication and passion.

In his previous role at a leading global recruiting firm, Matt distinguished himself by ranking in the top five for client billings among peers in their second year, a testament to his drive and proficiency. With more than four years of experience as an executive recruiter, he is committed to replicating this success at Benchmark, contributing to its mission of placing top-tier accounting and finance professionals.

Matt earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Columbia College. A native Texan and dedicated family man, Matt enjoys a broad range of activities from serving in his local church to engaging in sports like soccer and golf. As a former collegiate soccer player, he enjoys staying active outside and especially hiking in Colorado. He also knows his way around a grill. An avid fan of college football and the DFW-area sports teams, Matt embodies the spirited community involvement that Benchmark values. He is a committed husband and father, embracing the balance of professional ambition with a deep appreciation for family life.