The Woodward Group – Financial Recruiting Services

Our 20 Years

of Success
We bring a rich methodology to the search process.

Woodward Group

was founded by Troy Thrower who had previously established himself as a successful recruiter for a top national firm in the Los Angeles. Our team has a combined 50 years of recruiting experience. Additionally, we have formed strategic partnerships with Orange County and San Francisco-based recruiters. We have developed long-term relationships with many leading companies across a wide range of industries.
Clients include, but are not limited to, the Fortune 500, middle-market and startup companies within the entertainment/media, consumer products, real estate, financial services, and consulting industries, as well as Big 4 and regional accounting firms.

The Woodward Group’s Philosophy

Our Mission:

To provide outstanding service with integrity, honesty, and effective communication.

Our Differentiation:

We are a boutique firm, allowing us to offer you direct access to experienced account executives and personalized service.

Our Differentiation:

To help our clients and candidates meet their strategic goals by connecting top talent with selected quality companies in search of long-term business relationships.

What clients have to say about The Woodward Group

Controller, WLA Mid-Market Company

I completely trust the team at The Woodward Group, because they been an approved vendor for our company since early 2000. We always know they are an email or call away.

Senior VP, Private Equity Firm

We are extremely impressed by the quality of their recruits.

Manager of Diversity & Recruiting, Fortune 500 Company

The Woodward Group took the time to get to know us, our culture and our needs.

Senior Financial Analyst, Major Entertainment Company

The Woodward Group simplified my job search and saved me a lot of time. They took into consideration where I was personally and matched it with what I was ready for professionally.

Chief Financial Officer, Mid-market Medical Device Company

They guided me through the process and I felt I was in very capable hands. I greatly appreciated their coaching throughout the whole process, which resulted in my landing my current role.

Associate, Investment Bank

Because of their long-standing relationships, The Woodward Group was able to get me a position with an investment bank.

Managing Director, Private Equity Firm

The Woodward Group is an essential resource for hiring managers committed to leading their organizations to higher levels of performance.

Financial Analyst, Santa Monica Consumer Goods

The Woodward Group opened up new possibilities for me due to their experience and insight into the world of finance.

Testimonial 2

The Woodward Group emphasizes understanding specific client requirements. They also keep their market definition and candidate profile very focused.

Recruiter, Top Media Company

I’ve never received a candidate that didn’t match the qualifications needed.

CFO, Digital Distribution Company

The Woodward Group has helped us build our department over the years. Most importantly, we’ve hired the right talent that continues to produce for us currently. We attribute our success to TWG screening all of their candidates before submitting them for consideration.