PATRICK BURKE
PARTNER // TECHNOLOGY LEAD

Patrick is a Partner at Terrain and leads the Technology recruiting practice. Most recently Patrick served as head of talent for [24]enterprise software and services company that is automating customer support and engagement through data, AI and machine learning.  He brings 27 years of experience in talent acquisition with companies like Apple, Square, Houzz, Cadence and DJI.

While at Apple, he and his team built up the early iPod Engineering team, and created the original iPhone Engineering team from scratch, who’s products were 50% of the revenue of the company.  During his tenure are Apple, he and his team were known for going deep to find and attract the best global talent to build one of the top selling products of all time.  He got the startup bug after Apple, growing Square in early days from 75 to 420 in 1.5 years, and helping startups like Houzz, Pebble, DJI and Velodyne LiDAR establish and expand their recruiting functions, and build world class engineering (SW, HW, mechanical), product, design and business teams.