Victoria Reese is the global head of the Heidrick & Struggles’ Legal, Risk, Compliance & Government Affairs Practice based in the New York Office. She also chairs Heidrick & Struggles’ global Consultant Promotion Committee.
Her recent placements include general counsels, compliance officers, corporate secretaries, governance officers, other high-level internal legal officers and related infrastructure positions. In addition to large financial institutions and corporations, Victoria has worked extensively with hedge funds and other investment management companies. Victoria regularly speaks at conferences and symposiums regarding the legal and search industry and has published articles on leadership trends, marketing in professional services firms and the attraction and retention of top talent.
Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Victoria worked for a boutique financial services recruitment firm. At her former firm, she recruited senior management in both operational and marketing roles.
Victoria is a member of the board of directors at The Play Company in New York, a not-for-profit theater. She is also on the capital campaign committee at the Windward School.