Nicole Kelley

Nicole Kelley,
Managing Director



Since 1993, Nicole Kelley has been a well-known name in financial recruitment in the Bay Area. In fact, Nicole’s extensive knowledge of the unique Silicon Valley culture is one reason why Beyer & Kelley has become the top search firm representing venture capital and private equity interests. In addition to financial services searches, Nicole focuses on searches within the life sciences, high technology and professional services industries.


Nicole began her career with Andersen as a tax professional. She became Director of Recruiting at Andersen’s San Francisco office, leveraging her CPA background in the firm’s recruiting practice. She then moved on to establish a successful search practice at Naughton, Sheehan and Monfredini LLC, with a continued focus on accounting and finance professionals. Nicole was on the front lines of the “dot-com” boom as Recruiting Manager for myCFO during a dynamic period when headcount grew from 100 to 350 in a single year.

Nicole has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Southern California.