Jesse Annunziata, Senior Executive Recruiter

Jesse Annunziata has been a member of the L.J. Kushner team since 2004.  As a Senior Executive Recruiter, Jesse plays a major role in significant number of the company’s most prominent and visible customer engagements.   Jesse has been recognized for his industry knowledge and his ability to understand the specific information security talent needs of L.J. Kushner’s diverse client base.    He prides himself on his ability to build trusted candidate relationships, allowing him to understand their professional and personal goals.  Jesse’s ability to efficiently introduce talented information security professionals to desirable opportunities has enabled him to make a measurable impact on the industry and its professionals.

Jesse has successfully supported information security leadership searches in the following industries:

  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Professional Services
  • Utilities
  • Technology
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Hedge Funds
  • Retail
  • Video Gaming
  • Insurance
  • Hospitality
  • Government
  • Information Security Software Vendor






Jesse has supported information security positions in the following disciplines:

  •  CISO / CSO
  • Security Architecture
  • Application Security
  • Security Operations
  • Incident Response
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Penetration Testing
  • Risk Assessment
  • Security Policy/Awareness
  • Identity Management
  • Program Management
  • GRC
  • Forensics
  • Software Security
  • Encryption
  • Sales and Sales Engineering






Jesse was born and raised in Monmouth County, NJ.  He has his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Psychology, and Criminal Justice from Rutgers University.  Outside of the office, Jesse spends most of his time with his growing family. He is an avid boater, enjoys physical fitness, and is an accomplished “Do It Yourself-er”.