Business and Financial Recruiting

About Us

ABACUS Recruiting's reputation for quality service stems from our industry knowledge, commitment to personalized service, confidentiality and dedication to maintaining the most ethical standards in the recruiting industry. Having successfully placed financial and business professionals in positions at Fortune 1000 companies, regional businesses and entrepreneurial firms, ABACUS Recruiting is now one of the most respected names in our industry.

Whether you are a company in search of high caliber professionals or a candidate searching for a job change, ABACUS Recruiting is uniquely qualified to assist you.


Meet Our Recruiters

Tamara TuckerTamara Tucker, founder of the firm, is a professional with 20 years of experience in the recruiting and sales industry. She maintains a broad network of acquaintances, colleagues and friends within both the search profession and the corporate community. She draws from local, regional and national resources. She regards this network of contacts, combined with her years of experience in the executive search field and her acquired knowledge of research techniques, as the most valuable asset she brings to any assignment. Tamara holds a bachelor's degree in business from Southern Illinois University - Carbondale.

ABACUS Recruiting’s Executive Division started out of Tamara's home, focusing on accounting and financial management positions in the St. Louis area. In the late '90s, the market exploded with many upper level accounting needs due to the year 2000 project. In 1997, ABACUS added an additional recruiter and moved its offices to Creve Coeur, MO. Today, the company has four employees, including three recruiters. RubinBrown purchased ABACUS in 2004 in order to provide its clients with upper management level staffing. Tamara Tucker was retained to manage the operation. ABACUS Recruiting has tripled in size and continues to hire experienced recruiters.


Paul IadevitoPaul Iadevito joined ABACUS Recruiting in 2007 and has over 15 years of experience in the executive recruiting and sales industries. He began his recruiting career with a national firm and then brought that experience to ABACUS to continue assisting local, regional and national companies with their recruiting needs. 

Paul has cultivated relationships with small, privately held organizations along with large, publicly traded companies and enjoys serving as a trusted advisor to both his client companies and candidates.  His recruiting specialty areas include accounting, finance, human resources and administration. Paul holds a bachelor’s degree from Truman State University.