Alice Breeden


Office Location: London

Phone: +44 (0)20 7075 4342

Alice Breeden is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office. She leads Heidrick Consulting’s center of excellence in team and organization effectiveness.

With more than 20 years of experience, Alice focuses on accelerating clients’ performance by driving organization, team, and leadership effectiveness.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Alice was director of people operations for Google EMEA where she led much of Google’s talent management center of excellence worldwide. Prior to that, she worked for 12 years in McKinsey & Company’s London office as a junior partner and one of the leaders of the organization practice worldwide.

Alice began her early career in marketing and communications working for a number of organizations, including American Express.


Alice received a master of business administration from London Business School and a bachelor’s degree in English language & literature from the University of Durham.