Suffolk Construction Selects TCG for SVP of HR Search


BOSTON, MA – Suffolk Construction, a national construction management firm, has selected The Christopher Group again to lead their Senior Vice President of Human Resources search. Founder & CEO, Tom Christopher, and Recruiting Vice President, Ayla Maloney are leading this critical executive search.

Tom Christopher

The Senior Vice President of Human Resources will have accountability for creating measurable value through and for people across the organization. Specifically, they will partner with the Executive Leadership teams to offer successful business solutions that improve safety, culture, and overall people experience. In this pivotal role, you will be responsible for actively shaping and architecting compelling talent strategies that will transform and improve the operating fundamentals of the enterprise, helping build an agile organization that is positioned to penetrate existing markets, ultimately doubling in size and delivering on Suffolk Construction’s mission to transform the industry.

“I have known Suffolk CHRO, Dennis Berger for over 20 years,” said Tom Christopher. He is one of the most outstanding HR executives out there. This is a tremendous HR executive opportunity and TCG is honored to be partnering again with Suffolk who is routinely recognized as one of the premier employers in the U.S. Executive search doesn’t get any better than this when you get to work with such amazing HR professionals every day!”

Suffolk is a national end-to-end construction management services company with $4.5 billion in annual revenue, 2,400 employees, and main offices in Boston (headquarters), New York, Miami, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Estero, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and San Diego. They serve clients in every major industry sector, including healthcare, science and technology, education, gaming, transportation/aviation, and commercial. They are privately held and led by founder, chairman, and CEO John Fish. Suffolk is ranked #23 on the Engineering News Record list of “Top 400 Contractors” and is a 2020 nationally certified “Great Place to Work” by the Great Place to Work Institute.

To learn more about this opportunity and/or The Christopher Group please contact Ayla Maloney at

About The Christopher Group

The Christopher Group (TCG) is the nation’s leading specialized boutique for Agile HR Business Solutions firm focused on Targeted HR Executive Search, Interim HR Leaders, and HR Consulting Services. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners who have sat in the job, TCG’s award-winning process provides customized solutions for clients, across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals.

“2020 while a tough year with COVID, we were honored to have a record year from a business perspective. Our targeted executive search, interim HR leaders and consulting practices are all setting new records and 2021 is already off to a better start than last year,” said Tom Christopher.

TCG is the only HR boutique named as one of the Best Executive Recruiting Firms in America by Forbes in 2019 and 2020. We have become the firm of choice for many clients like Kraft, Whirlpool Corporation, Pepsi, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Welch’s, Nationwide, SC Johnson, Walgreens, USAA, Verizon, Penn State University, Honeywell, Hanes, Allstate, Delta Dental, BP, Capital One, Comcast, Dish, Exxon Mobil, First Energy, Goodyear, Johnson & Johnson, Goodyear, Parker Hannifin, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Lamb Weston, Meijer, Petco, Air Products and many more.