Dwain Cellistan

Managing Director, DHR International


Dwain Celistan is a retained executive recruiter and leads the Global Diversity Practice for DHR International, a top 5 global firm. He leads senior level searches across industries primarily in marketing, sales, supply chain and general management roles. Prior to recruiting, he held senior Marketing, Sales and General Management positions in the US and UK, for several multinational companies. During his nearly 25-year career, he has led teams to reverse declining sales and profits on several occasions. He has also inherited good teams that were growing their revenues and made them better. He has published numerous articles and four books, including A Recruiter’s Guide to Hiring Diverse Leadership Talent. Dwain is a graduate of Loyola University and has an MBA from Atlanta University. He has done postgraduate work at both Cornell and Stanford universities.