Jason L. Waterman


Office Location: Minneapolis

Phone: +1 612 2156915

Jason Waterman is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Minneapolis office and a member of the global Financial Officers and Industrial practices. He works with a diverse client base including Fortune 1000, small- and medium-sized public and private firms as well as private equity firms. Jason’s practice focuses on chief financial officer assignments and building finance teams including corporate controller/chief accounting officer, financial planning & analysis, treasury, corporate development, investor relations, tax, audit and division chief financial officer roles. Jason served as Heidrick & Struggles’ North American Assessment Leader for the 2010 World Economic Forum’s World Youth Leaders.

Jason joined Heidrick & Struggles with the acquisition of Highland Partners where he specialized in a broad range of senior-level assignments across the Midwest and the finance function. Jason received the firm’s Chairman’s Award for excellence in executive search. Prior to joining Highland Partners, Jason was a senior associate at another international executive search firm.

Jason began his career in sales and business development roles in the technology and manufacturing sectors.


Jason earned his BA from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.