Nicola J. Hasling


Office Location: Houston

Phone: +1 713 2379000

Nicola Hasling is an principal in the Houston office of Heidrick & Struggles, where she is a member of the firm’s Energy and Chemicals, CEO and Board of Directors, and Private Equity and Venture Capital practices. She joined the firm from another Houston-based search company and has more than ten years search experience within the energy and technology sectors.

Previously, she managed the Houston office of a UK-based search company specializing in senior-level searches for the energy industry.

Prior to this, Nicola worked with a UK-based search company conducting senior-level assignments for blue chip and start-up technology companies across Europe. Nicola relocated with the company to Washington, D.C. where she opened up a new office helping US and UK organizations find talent for their North American operations.

She began her career with the diplomatic service in London and Prague before moving into industry. She held human resource management roles in a petrochemical and a start-up telecoms company before moving into corporate sales in telecoms and then Computer Sciences Corporation.


Nicola holds an MBA from Henley Management College, England.

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