Marc Basil

Practice Director, Brilliant Financial Search

Marc Basil is the Practice Director for Brilliant Financial Search’s Chicago, Downers Grove and Schaumburg locations.

Marc joined Brilliant in January of 2010, a few months after the inception of the practice. Marc played a critical role in the Financial Search division’s early successes, which led to Brilliant being recognized as the No. 1 Fastest Growing Company in Chicago in 2015 on Crain’s and the No. 2 best recruiting firm in America according to Forbes.

Marc has been a Brilliant President’s Club Winner every year since 2016.

Born and raised in Chicago, Marc studied Finance at Miami University (Ohio) and has spent his entire professional career in Chicago specializing in financial recruiting.

Prior to joining Brilliant, Marc spent several years at a leading financial search firm, led by the Founder of Brilliant.

Marc serves as a trusted advisor to his clients and candidates and strives daily to foster long-term relationships while instilling that same passion in his team.