Jay Kshatri is the President & CEO of The Kensho
Group, Inc., a Recruitment Solutions leader within the High Tech,
Bio-Tech, and Intellectual Property industries. Kensho is an affiliate
of the Management Recruiters International (MRI) Global Network.
With over 1200 offices in 35 countries, MRI is the world’s
largest executive recruiting organization. Through this relationship,
Kensho has the ability to work on a global level and effectively
execute any assignment including Contract Staffing.
Having been a senior level General Manager for many years, Jay
has specific knowledge of the value of talent across many functions
including Marketing, Applications Engineering, Project Management,
Finance, Sales, R & D and Patent Licensing. His business network
includes a wide variety of companies from entrepreneurial organizations
to Fortune 500 companies as well as top talent across the industry.
Jay’s extensive experience allows him to understand clients’
challenges, develop solutions, and advance the careers and goals
of people and forward-thinking companies. Specific assignments that
he has worked on include marketing & account management, engineering,
executive/ leadership and niche positions such as nanotechnology,
display and intellectual property.
Jay’s recruiting background is supported by his 20-year corporate
foundation where he held executive and senior management level positions
within the industry. This included positions as Vice President of
the Physical Sciences Division at BTG, Inc., Director of Broadband
Marketing at Conexant Systems, Manager of Marketing & Applications
Engineering at Lucent Microelectronics and as Product Manager of
the PC Systems Logic Group at Texas Instruments. His experiences
there taught him that while product, promotion and operations were
valuable tools, the quality of your people working for you –
and with you – were the greatest single criteria for success.
Kensho is the Japanese word for “Path to Enlightenment.”
Kensho’s vision is to provide enlightened human capital solutions
by placing ourselves in your shoes and being a true partner in helping
you achieve your goals. Both candidates and clients can be assured
Kensho’s team of professional recruiters truly understand
your background, your environment, your long-term goals and, most
importantly, will realistically help you to attain them.
Personally, Jay holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Electrical
Engineering from Swarthmore College as well as an MBA from New York
University. His office is based in Eastern Pennsylvania but he works
on both a national and international level.