Benjamin Godfrey

Partner, Jobplex

Ben serves as a Jobplex Partner focused on helping clients in banking and financial services find next generation leaders at Manager and Senior Director levels.

Benjamin Godfrey

+1 312 627 9301


Ben’s clients range from Fortune 50 multinationals to small private equity-backed companies across the country. In the corporate space he has completed searches in the technology, industrial, retail, power & utilities, consumer, pharmaceutical and distribution industries. In the banking and financial service sector he has completed searches for investment bankers, risk, operations, compliance, sales and accounting professionals.

Ben is known for his ability to quickly develop a candidate pool anywhere in the country, made possible through his nationwide network of finance professionals. He takes pride in creating a true partnership with his clients via open, honest communication and a sense of urgency to find the best talent. Prior to transitioning into the search industry, he worked for Bank of America as a Credit Analyst and as a Commercial Banker with Fifth Third Bank in Michigan.

A Michigan native, Ben attended Albion College and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish while playing for the men’s soccer team. He currently resides in Naperville with his wife and two kids.

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