Jody Karavanic Bischoff

Jody Karavanic Bischoff
Vice President
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Jody (Karavanic) Bischoff is a Strategy & Corporate Development vice president who leads the firm’s Healthcare recruiting practice serving payor, provider, pharma, biotech, medical device, healthcare services and health tech clients.

Since joining Charles Aris Executive Search in 2005, Jody has worked in an array of additional industries including Healthcare, Consumer / Retail, Financial Services and Industrial Manufacturing. She has also worked across multiple functional areas including Corporate Strategy, Sales & Marketing, General Management and Human Capital. She has made dozens of placements at some of the world’s largest companies.

Jody holds a bachelor’s degree in business / industry psychology and an MBA degree from Marshall University.

Jody and her husband, Doug, enjoy spending time with family and friends, traveling and going to hear live music — especially by The Avett Brothers and Pearl Jam.

Key documents

2022 Strategy Consulting Compensation Study: Over the course of Q4 2021, Charles Aris team members surveyed more than 2,000 people – 836 of whom are current strategy consultants. More than half of those individuals are current Big Three consultants for McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group and Bain & Company. All compensation points were collected anonymously and in compliance with pay equity laws currently in effect around the United States and U.S. territories. We’re confident that this report will serve as a useful resource as you address your organization’s mission-critical hiring needs and manage your own career trajectory. Please reach out to any member of our Strategy & Corporate Development recruiting practice to learn more. Download the study today.

2022 Former Strategy Consultant Compensation Study: Over the course of Q4 2021, Charles Aris team members surveyed more than 2,400 professionals, 1,066 of whom are former strategy consultants. Our search team constantly refines a network of more than 73,000 current and former consultants, placing strategy and corporate development leaders in roles ranging from Analyst to Director to Chief Strategy Officer. Download the report today.

2021 Mid-Year Offer Report: During the first half of 2021, Charles Aris coordinated 80 offers to strategy consultants. This report includes a sampling of the offers and the subsequent results. Each offer includes five components: title, base salary, equity, annual bonus and sign-on. Also included is the type of entity extending the offer, as well as the consulting firm at which the candidate was employed. Download your copy.

The Anatomy of a Chief Strategy Officer: The Charles Aris Strategy & Corporate Development team has released The Anatomy of a Chief Strategy Officer. This report analyzes the backgrounds and experiences of CSOs (or the senior most Strategy leaders) across the Fortune 500. We gathered data for this report through a combination of publicly available sources including company websites and LinkedIn, along with live conversations with the Chief Strategy Officers themselves. The 2020 Fortune 500 list was used, and all industry markers were pulled directly from Fortune’s website. Download your copy.

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“Chad, it has been such a wonderful experience working with you & Jody. You guys are really professional, patient, responsive & considerate. We cannot ask for more. We certainly look forward to the 2nd & 3rd encounter with you.”

- Fortune 100 CPG Client, After placement of marketing executive in China.