Monica Bua is a Senior Client Partner at Morgan Samuels and is responsible for managing client relationships including assessment, placement, and development of senior leaders and their teams. Since joining the firm in 2004, she has built our digital media, internet of things, and telecommunications practice. This expertise at Morgan Samuels has been instrumental in securing key partnerships with premier technology companies. Monica also leads our Board Services practice.
Monica brings over fifteen years of global recruiting experience, and her clients include large publicly-traded corporations, middle-market companies, and top-tier private equity and venture capital-backed enterprises. She is continually called upon to build executive teams around disruptive and next generation product strategies and launches. Monica is an expert in executive assessment and has conducted hundreds of C-level assignments. She has developed CEO succession plans and is well known for her strategic partnership and hiring entire C-suites. Monica places top talent across multiple functions in the digital convergence and mobile sector as well as online services.
Earlier in her career, Monica held roles as an international recruiter for Trilogy Inc.’s Paris office and in marketing for CollegeHire.com. At Trilogy, Monica designed a successful global recruiting program throughout Scotland, England, Ireland, Spain, and Switzerland. As a founding member of CollegeHire.com, she led the company’s national marketing campaign.
Monica holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and an Advanced International Management certificate. She graduated from Boston College, cum laude, with a BA in Human Development.