Our Team

Meet Our Expert Leadership Team

David Windley



David Windley is the President of IQTalent Partners and oversees the firm’s strategic direction and day to day operations. Prior to joining IQTalent Partners, David was the Chief Human Resources Officer at Fusion-io and Yahoo! Inc. David also held executive HR positions at Microsoft, Intuit and Silicon Graphics, Inc. where he co-led the HR function. Earlier in his career, David worked in HR management positions in the construction/engineering, insurance, and entertainment/video gaming industries. David is currently a board member at the Tennant Company and the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM). He is also a Governance Fellow with the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD). David earned an MBA from San Francisco State University and a B.S. from San Diego State University.

Chris Murdock

Chief Sourcing Officer, Co-Founder


Chris Murdock is the Chief Sourcing Officer and Co-Founder of IQTalent Partners. Chris has over 12 years of executive recruiting experience and leads search execution and client relationships along with supporting searches across the firm. Prior to Founding IQTalent Partners, Chris was a Sourcer with Yahoo!’s internal Executive Recruiting team in the corporate offices in Sunnyvale, California. Previous to Yahoo!, Chris was an Associate in the Menlo Park, California office of with Heidrick & Struggles, where he recruited for software, hardware, professional services, and semiconductor clients. Before Heidrick & Struggles, Chris worked in the Retail Practice of TMP Worldwide in Atlanta, Georgia. While with TMP Worldwide, he worked on CEO, General Merchandise Manager, and various VP and Buyer level searches. Chris earned a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University.

Tom Milic

Chief Financial Officer, Co-Founder


Tom Milic is the Chief Financial Officer and Co-Founder of IQTalent Partners. Tom manages all of the firm’s operations, and leads search execution and client relationships along with supporting searches across the firm. Prior to Co-Founding IQTalent Partners, Tom was a Senior Investment Analyst with Health Care Service Corporation in Chicago, Illinois, where he helped to manage the fixed income investment portfolios for the life insurance subsidiaries. Previous to Health Care Service Corporation, Tom was an Associate with the Fixed Income Operations group of JPMorgan in Chicago, Illinois. Tom earned a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University.

The IQ Talent Recruiting Team

Our team includes over 140 recruiting professionals with expertise in various industries and functions. From fast-growing startups to Fortune 500 companies, our recruiters know how to find talent that fits.

IQTalent Partners built a world-class sourcing team in Nashville, TN called the Nashville Executive Research Division (NERD). NERDs undergo a thorough training process to ensure they understand the cutting-edge tools and methodologies of our organization and the recruiting trade.