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Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. is a leadership advisory firm providing executive search, leadership consulting and culture shaping services to businesses and business leaders worldwide. The Company partners with respected organizations globally to build and sustain the best leadership teams in the world, with a specialized focus on the placement of top-level senior executives. Heidrick & Struggles believes that focusing on top-level senior executives provides the opportunity for several advantages including access to and influence with key decision makers, increased potential for recurring search and consulting engagements, higher fees per search, enhanced brand visibility, and a leveraged global footprint. Working at the top of client organizations also facilitates the attraction and retention of high-caliber consultants who desire to serve top industry executives and their leadership needs. The Company's executive search services derive revenue through the fees generated for each search engagement, which generally are based on the annual compensation for the placed executive. 

HQChicago, IL, US
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureB-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)1,780(+11%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$725.6 M(-1%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$32.8
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Key People/Management at Heidrick & Struggles

Krishnan Rajagopalan

Krishnan Rajagopalan

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mark Harris

Mark Harris

Chief Financial Officer
Bonnie Gwin

Bonnie Gwin

Vice Chairman, CEO & Board Practice
Michael M. Cullen

Michael M. Cullen

Chief Operating Officer,
Sarah Payne

Sarah Payne

Chief Human Resources Officer
David Clary

David Clary

Chief Operating Officer, Heidrick Consulting
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Heidrick & Struggles Office Locations

Heidrick & Struggles has offices in Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, Costa Mesa and in 40 other locations
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
233 S Wacker Dr
Atlanta, GA, US
1180 Peachtree, 1180 Peachtree St NE #2250
Boston, MA, US
One Financial Center, #1510
Costa Mesa, CA, US
3200 Park Center Dr #350
Dallas, TX, US
5949 Sherry Ln #1200
Florham Park, NJ, US
25A Vreeland Rd #306
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Heidrick & Struggles Financials and Metrics

Heidrick & Struggles Revenue

Heidrick & Struggles's revenue was reported to be $725.61 m in FY, 2019

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Heidrick & Struggles's current market capitalization is $634.6 m.
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Heidrick & Struggles revenue breakdown by business segment: 87.1% from Executive Search, 6.7% from Leadership Consulting and 6.2% from Culture Shaping

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Heidrick & Struggles News and Updates

InfuSystem Retains Heidrick & Struggles for Nationwide CFO Search; Appoints Interim CFO

ROCHESTER HILLS, MICHIGAN, Feb. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (NYSE American: INFU) (“InfuSystem” or the “Company”), a leading national healthcare service provider facilitating outpatient care for durable medical equipment (“DME”) manufacturers and health care providers, …

China moves ahead of U.S. on Heidrick & Struggles' 2018 Superaccelerators List: The World's Most Successful Large Companies

CHICAGO, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq: HSII), a premier provider of executive search, leadership assessment and development, organization and team effectiveness, and culture shaping services globally, releases its 2018 Superaccelerators—an elite group...

Heidrick & Struggles hires Kwok as partner for financial services practice

Chicago-based Heidrick & Struggles, an executive search firm, has named Anny Kwok as a partner in its Hong Kong-based financial services practice which focuses on serving clients in private equity and alternative asset management. Previously, Kwok worked at an unnamed international executive fir…

Heidrick & Struggles Blogs

2020 Route to the Top: Previous CEO Experience Reemerges as Top Priority during Pandemic, External Appointments of CEOs Increase, and Gender Diversity Remains Low Among CEOs Globally

- COVID-19 caused companies to shift focus to appointing CEOs with a proven track record and previous CEO experience

Heidrick & Struggles Announces 2020 Third Quarter Results and Provides Fourth Quarter Guidance

- Sequential Revenue Growth Exceeded Expectations Previously Communicated -

Diverging Progress: Women Achieved Record High in Fortune 500 Board Appointments in 2019 While Racially and Ethnically Diverse Appointments Remained Stagnant

- Appointments of women to boards reached a record high of 44% of all new appointments in 2019

Heidrick & Struggles Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results

- Maintains $0.15 Per Share Cash Dividend -
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Heidrick & Struggles Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Heidrick & Struggles founded?

    Heidrick & Struggles was founded in 1953.

  • Who are Heidrick & Struggles key executives?

    Heidrick & Struggles's key executives are Krishnan Rajagopalan, Mark Harris and Bonnie Gwin.

  • How many employees does Heidrick & Struggles have?

    Heidrick & Struggles has 1,780 employees.

  • What is Heidrick & Struggles revenue?

    Latest Heidrick & Struggles annual revenue is $725.6 m.

  • What is Heidrick & Struggles revenue per employee?

    Latest Heidrick & Struggles revenue per employee is $407.6 k.

  • Who are Heidrick & Struggles competitors?

    Competitors of Heidrick & Struggles include Russell Reynolds Associates, Tatum and Robert Half.

  • Where is Heidrick & Struggles headquarters?

    Heidrick & Struggles headquarters is located at 233 S Wacker Dr, Chicago.

  • Where are Heidrick & Struggles offices?

    Heidrick & Struggles has offices in Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, Costa Mesa and in 40 other locations.

  • How many offices does Heidrick & Struggles have?

    Heidrick & Struggles has 51 offices.