Allan Fisher – President

Allan Fisher is President and Founder of Premier Financial Search. Allan has more than 20 years of recruiting experience in the accounting industry. He specializes in identifying candidates with strong accounting and business management backgrounds and placing them in prestigious CPA firms. Over the years, Allan has garnered a reputation for creating unerring candidate and client matches, thanks to a combination of personal insight and extensive experience. Indeed, his working knowledge is also informed by his own accounting background, which includes four years of accounting—two for a small professional services firm, and two for a division of a $500 million publicly traded software manufacturer.

Allan started his recruiting career in January 1998 at Accounting Principals, a national staffing firm. During his three and a half years at Accounting Principals, Allan was consistently ranked as one of the top executive recruiters nationwide. In 2000, Allan was awarded the prestigious “Consultant Of The Year” award by the California Staffing Professionals (CSP) association.

In June 2001, Allan founded Premier Financial Search (PFS) in Encino, California. PFS now has its office in Westlake Village, CA.

Allan is a graduate of Sonoma State University. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing.

Over the last 20 years, Allan has become recognized as an expert in candidate placement within the expansive field of public accounting, business management and litigation support firms. He excels at finding candidates uniquely qualified for the positions he seeks to fill. His expertise also includes finding non-local candidates interested in relocating to California. He has had incredible success placing people from outside the state with high-profile clients in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Ventura County and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Over the years, Allan has been invited to speak at meetings of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, the California State Board of Accountancy, the Westside Firm Administrators Group, and ProVisors.

Additionally, Allan has been quoted as an industry expert in several publications, including San Fernando Valley Business Journal, The Wall Street Journal, and The Los Angeles Times.

Allan has been nominated twice as one of the San Fernando Valley’s Top Human Resource Consultants by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal in 2009 and 2010.

To speak with Allan directly about your career search, please call (661) 799-0101 or email him at [email protected]