Peter Lagomarsino

Managing Partner and Practice Head of Pre-Hire

San Francisco

Peter Lagomarsino is the Managing Partner of the San Francisco office, which serves both regional and international clients.

He co-heads the Pre Hire and Pre Deal due diligence practices and created Global Verify, a multi-language screening and verification service which backgrounds high volumes of people around the world.

In the course of his work, Peter has revealed a public company executive’s undisclosed years in prison; identified an acquisition target’s ties to organized crime; found the hidden assets of a bankrupt real estate developer; helped a commercial litigation client support its patent infringement case; and worked on scores of sensitive executive and board placements in the U.S. and abroad.

Peter has particular expertise in due-diligence standards and best practices for what constitutes responsible decision making before hires and business deals.

He has written several articles, including “Board Vetting in the Digital Age” in 
Directors & Boards and “What Do Candidates’ Social Media Profiles Say About Them?” in Executive Talent. He has also done a number of speaking engagements about best practices in background checking.

Peter has a B.A. in philosophy with a concentration in economics from Amherst College.