Courtney Fletcher is a senior member of Spencer Stuart’s Financial Officer and Legal, Compliance & Government Affairs practices, based out of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. She is a recipient of the firm’s prestigious Lou Rieger Quality Award that recognizes the highest levels of work and client service.

With over 20 years of professional services experience, Courtney works with public and private companies across sectors on leadership development, assessment and succession planning. She brings expertise in the boards, finance and legal functions.

Business, Finance and Legal Experience Across Industries

  • Courtney has led CFO assignments for both public and privately held industry leaders in the financial services, technology, consumer, industrial and healthcare sectors. She also leads assignments for key direct reports to the CFO, including chief accounting officers, heads of investor relations, treasurers, divisional finance leaders and FP&A heads.
  • She has led General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Head of Litigation searches for Fortune 500 and other public and private clients, with particular focus across the financial services, technology and consumer sectors.
  • Before she joined Spencer Stuart, Courtney served in senior leadership and general management roles, most recently as vice president at Axiom Global, a technology-enabled services company serving Fortune 500 clients.
  • Previously, Courtney practiced as a corporate and real estate attorney. Prior to earning her law degree, Courtney started her career as a financial analyst in investment banking.

Courtney received her law degree with honors from The George Washington University Law School, and her bachelor’s degree in economics from Duke University, where she was a member of the varsity lacrosse team and Academic All-American.

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