Executive team


Amy Biasotto — Principal

Most recently worked in both New York and Belgium with a high profile professional placement firm. She was consistently recognized as a leader in sales due to her attention to detail and solid relationships. Prior to entering the professional placement arena, Amy was recruited by Deloitte & Touche LLP. She initially joined the Audit division in Boston and subsequently the Enterprise Risk Management division in New York. After Deloitte, Amy gained experience as a business analyst in Deutsche Bank’s Private Bank and focused on client and portfolio management reporting. Her next step was into the professional placement industry, which she views as a culmination of all of her prior experience. Outside of work, Amy’s passions center around art history and antiques, spending time attending galleries and auctions. View Amy’s LinkedIn profile.


Carmela Cannavo — Principal

Joined the professional placement industry almost 20 years ago. She spent the majority of her focus in New York with a high profile firm and was regularly recognized a top 1% worldwide in sales. Her long standing relationships with candidates and clients are a reflection of her honesty, focus, and ability to think outside the box. Carmela has spent over 10 years working with Citibank and the OCC, an independent bureau within the Department of the U.S. Treasury. As an auditor, she focused on the financial condition of banks including earnings, liquidity, capital adequacy and asset quality.  She also evaluated institutions’ compliance with consumer protection and civil rights statutes and regulations. Working in the search industry gives her the opportunity to incorporate her prior career experiences. Away from work, Carmela enjoys travel, reading, tennis, and spending quality time with her son. View Carmela’s LinkedIn profile.


Douglas Pinter — Managing Director

Douglas Pinter is an entrepreneur, organizational consultant and Virginia Bar member who has held executive positions, including CEO and Board Chair, with new and established companies. As an entrepreneur, Pinter secured top tier venture capital in Silicon Valley. As regional President of a NASDAQ company, he had 300 employees in 8 locations. As an organizational consultant, he helps entrepreneurs design businesses that are fluid and functional. Pinter brings to MettlerSearch decades of experience in finding effective people. View Doug’s LinkedIn profile.