Whitham Group Executive Search


Carina Whitham, Founder of Whitham Group Executive Search is responsible for the breadth of the company’s revenue platform; Carina’s functions span sales, business development, partnerships, corporate development, and company operations. In 2003 Carina started Whitham Consulting directing all facets of the recruiting processes while establishing impressive client portfolios through strategic planning and consultative selling strategies within the Renewable Energy & Cleantech arenas; Solar, Biofuels, Wind Energy, Smart Grid, Geothermal, Energy Storage and Electronics.

Carina seized the opportunity to fulfill her entrepreneurial passion, launching Whitham Group Executive Search in 2010. Since inception, Whitham Group has a solid record for filling professional positions in the Renewable Energy industry in all functional disciplines and has expanded successfully into other industries such as Construction, Power, Engineering (Environmental Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Water Resource, Industrial, Battery, Aerospace, and Metallurgical), Oil & Energy, Utilities, Environmental Services, Telecom, Water Resources & Financial Services. Whitham Group’s client companies number both major established Fortune 500 companies and emerging entrepreneurial companies in the United States.

Whitham Group specializes in hard to fill positions, highly confidential searches, and staffing entire divisions. There has been no search that we have not been able to successfully fill.

Whitham Group’s Areas of Expertise
Battery Technology
Biochemical and Genetic Resources
Bioenergy
Biofuels
Biomass
Carbon Capture
Cellulosic Ethanol
Climate Regulation
Cogeneration
Commercial Clean Transit
Compressed Natural Gas
Construction
Diversified Industrials
Ecological Goods and Services
Electro-Catalytic Technology
Electric Vehicles
Energy Auditing
Energy Efficiency
Energy Storage
Environmental Finance
Environmental Services
EV Charging
Forestry
Fuel Cells
Geothermal Power
Green Building Design
Grid Infrastructure Solutions
HEV
HVAC
Hydro Energy
Hydropower
Lighting Efficiency
Marine and Coastal Agencies
Oil & Gas – Cleantech
Photovoltaics
Recycling
Renewable Feedstock
Renewable Funding
Smart Grid
Smart Grid
Solar Product Distribution
Solar Financing
Solar Integration – Residential, Commercial, Industrial
Solar Modules
Solar PV Manufacturing
Solar Trackers and Inverters
Sustainability Management
Telecom – Battery
Tidal Energy
Thermo-Electric Products
Utilities
Wastewater Treatment
Water
Wind Power
Aerospace Engineering
Battery Engineering
Civil Engineering
Construction
Electrical Engineering
Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Services
Financial Services
Industrial Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Metallurgical Engineering
Oil & Energy
Power
Telecom
Utilities
Water Resource Engineering
Water Resources
Positions we specialize in:
C/V-LEVEL
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Accounting Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Information Officer
Chief Marketing Officer
Chief Human Resources Officer
Chief Administrative Officer
Chief Engineering Officer
Senior Vice President
Vice President

BUINESS DEVELOPMENT
Vice President of Business Development, Director, and Business Development Managers

FINANCE
CFO’s, Controllers, Accounting, Project Finance VP’s, Director, Managers and Executives, Financial Analysts, Financial Auditors, Asset Managers, VP of Finance, Director of Finance, Finance Managers, Director of Accounting, Accounting Managers

SALES
Vice President, GM, Director, Regional Sales Manager, Sales Managers, Sales Executives, Sales Consultants, Account Managers

Marketing
Vice President, Director, and Marketing Managers

OPERATIONS
Vice President, Director, and Operations Managers, Project Managers, Project Coordinators,

PROJECT DEVELOPERS
VP Project Development, Project Development Director, Project Development Managers

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
Vice President of Product Management, Directors and Managers

HUMAN RESOURCES
Chief HR Officer, Vice President of Human Resources, Director, Manager, HR Assistants, HR Generalists, Executive Recruiters, Recruiting Coordinators, Benefits,

LEGAL
General Counsel and Attorney’s

ENGINEERING
VP of Engineering, Director of Engineering, Engineering Managers

Groups and Associations
Algae Biofuels
American Solar Energy Society
Battery & Energy Storage Startups Group
Battery Councel international
Battery Recycling Group
Battery Management Systems
Biofuels Network
CFO Network
Cleantech LA
Cleantech Open
Cleantechies Around the World
Electric Power Industry Associates
Energy and Utilities Network
Energy Storage & Grid Technologies
Energy Storage Professionals Networking Group
Energy Storage World Forum
Fuel Cells
Gasification
Global Battery Professionals
Global Energy Professionals
Green Building Connect
Green Jobs & Career Network
Large Scale Battery Systems
LinkedEnergy
Northern California Solar Energy Association
Professionals for Global Lead Acid Battery Industry
Renewable Energy Network
Renewable Energy World
Residential Solar Sales Professionals
Smart Grid / Energy Storage Experts
Solar Energy Industries Association
Solar Energy Network

Trade shows where we exhibit and attend
InterSolar Conference North America
Solar Power International
Energy Storage North America
Renewable Energy World Conference North America

Our partial client list where WG has made successful placements:
Panasonic Eco Solutions
GDF Suez
Mosaic
American Solar Direct
PetersenDean Solar & Roofing
SunLink
Coldwell Solar
3Degrees
CertainTeed
Conergy
The Energy Foundation
The Packard Foundation
Enphase Energy
Next Phase Solar
Real Goods Solar
Solazyme
Standard Solar
Trojan Battery Company
Polar Racking
Greenlots
Green Street Power
Blue Sky Energy

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