Horton International

Ira Ziff

Managing Director
Ira  Ziff

Ira is a Managing Director of Horton International in the U.S. An invaluable partner to C-suite executives and hiring managers, Ira is called upon to fill the most time-sensitive and challenging searches, especially those that seem hopelessly lost.  Ira is also known for achieving extraordinarily high placement, diversity and retention rates by leveraging a proprietary methodology and best practices that ensure outstanding job-candidate alignment. 


Ira joined Horton International from the Precision Research Group which he launched 20 years ago and grew into a leading boutique retained search and outplacement firm.  His impressive roster of clients included Fortune 500 companies such as GE, Citi, CIT, Wells Fargo, Cisco Finance, Dell Finance, and Key Bank.  Previously, Ira was a top performing sales executive for one of the most profitable and innovative privately held medical supply firms in the US.



  • B.S. Marketing, The George Washington University


  • InsurTech
  • Insurance 
  • FinTech
  • Financial Services 


  • Accounting/Audit  
  • Boards
  • C-Suite
  • Compliance/Risk/Work-Outs
  • Cyber/Internet Security  
  • Finance/Credit 
  • Human Resources  
  • IT/Project Management  
  • Legal
  • Marketing 
  • Operations  
  • Portfolio Management  
  • Sales 
  • Treasury  

Office Location

New York, NY

Tel. +1 617.959.1800

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