Carl White

Executive Senior Partner

Practice: Accounting & Finance
Location: Washington, DC

In today’s economy, companies require accounting and finance professionals who know more than how to crunch numbers. A&F leaders must understand both the business and market strategies that drive those numbers, as well as how to translate them into operational and financial results. Carl White consistently helps companies throughout the mid-Atlantic find and hire this exceptional A&F talent.

As Managing Partner of Lucas Group’s Accounting and Finance team in Washington DC, Carl brings more than twenty years of comprehensive business experience to each and every recruitment search. Throughout his noted career, Carl has served in sales and operations leadership roles, as well as management and executive recruiting. He combines a remarkable ability to understand critical business issues with a demonstrated proficiency to define and deliver the talent solutions his clients need to meet today’s challenges and tomorrow’s opportunities.

Joining Lucas Group in 2001 as a recruiter in the firm’s Military Transition Division, Carl honed his recruitment skills while engaging his past experience as both a Naval officer and a successful businessman. Carl consistently performed at top levels and was promoted several times during his tenure with the Military Division. In 2009 Carl moved to the Accounting & Finance Division and was tapped to lead the A&F team in the Washington office. In doing so he quickly established himself within the market as an astute and consultative hiring partner, as well as a trusted resource in helping clients successfully meet their diversity recruitment needs.

In his role as Managing Partner, Carl is dedicated to ensuring that both he and his A&F recruiting team collaboratively work to deliver premier talent solutions. From Managing Analysts to Senior Vice Presidents and CFOs, Carl and his team are connected to the region’s most accomplished audit, tax, and corporate finance professionals. He expertly serves a variety of industries and corporate entities, including not-for-profit organizations, private equity firms, defense contractors, and law firms.

A seasoned and insightful recruiting professional, Carl brings a number of knowledgeable solutions to bear when tackling client hiring needs. He engages those same discerning skills in his personal life, where he is committed to excellence on behalf of his wife and two sons and is an enthusiast of both jazz and basketball. Carl holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Towson University and is a former US Naval officer.