Derrick West

Derrick West is an Executive Search Consultant for The Lee Group, specializing in recruiting for manufacturing clients nationwide. He predominately serves the plastics and packaging industries, but he is well versed in recruiting for all industries within manufacturing.

In this role, Derrick employs a holistic approach to truly understanding the needs of both his clients and candidates – taking a step back from the typical job description and interview questions and working to get to know them professionally as well as personally. Derrick’s methodical approach allows for a deeper understanding and ensures long-term happiness when making placements.

Going the extra mile to truly make a difference in peoples’ lives is what motivates Derrick. With a focus on quality instead of quantity, Derrick and team deeply value their clients’ time and establishing the kind of relationships that last forever. The success of the firm’s Executive Search group has put The Lee Group at the forefront of the Executive Search industry, earning them a national reputation. For Derrick and his team, this is the essence of The Lee Group difference.

At the end of the day, Derrick is very passionate about what he does, knowing that his success and the success of his clients are directly measured by the quality of the relationships he builds and the placements he makes.

A native of Poquoson, VA, Derrick enjoys spending time with family, traveling for his daughters’ sporting events and the occasional cookout.