Alessandra Bassetti


Office Location: Milan

Phone: +39 02 762521

Alessandra Bassetti is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Milan office, and a member of the global Consumer Markets, Financial Officers, and Human Resources practices.

Alessandra leads domestic and–more extensively–cross-border projects within the retail, fashion, luxury, consumer goods, digital, media, entertainment and hospitality industries, filling a diverse range of senior positions comprising CEO, general manager, retail, merchandising, supply chain, operations, sales, marketing, and communication. She has strong functional search expertise in the areas of financial officers and human resources. She also has significant experience in family business advisory while collaborating with Italian medium- to large-scale groups of entrepreneurial nature and global presence. Alessandra has also expertise across a spectrum of technology and services sectors, where she has developed a significant search track record.


Alessandra holds a degree in foreign modern languages, where she specialized in Russian language and literature, and a post-graduate degree in international relations. She is fluent in English and Italian.