Mick Ruel Joins B. E. Smith as Associate Vice President, Executive Search
B. E. Smith has hired Mick Ruel as Associate Vice President for the firm’s Executive Search division. A healthcare executive search consultant with more than 15 years of experience in leadership positions, he will assume his new duties at B. E. Smith immediately.
In his new role, Mr. Ruel will lead a team responsible for vetting and screening healthcare executives to ensure a perfect fit for B. E. Smith clients. Mr. Ruel has a track record of identifying leadership skills that meet the specific needs and unique circumstances of each client, according to Mark Madden, Senior Vice President of executive search, B. E. Smith.
“Mick’s diverse recruitment experience gives him the ability to work effectively on a broad range of positions uniquely suited to healthcare organizations,” Madden said. “His understanding of healthcare organizations and their specific needs has been a cornerstone for his success.”
Prior to joining B. E. Smith, Mr. Ruel managed a national executive search practice with a human resource consulting firm exclusive to the healthcare industry. He was a member of the executive search team specializing in positions from director to C-level executives, and received awards for excellence in recruiting practices.
Mr. Ruel earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and management from Albion College in Albion, Michigan.