Alternative and Renewable Energy

Driven by growing consciousness of global warming, high energy costs and the consumer’s desire for alternative energy sources – Heidrick & Struggles’ Alternative and Renewable Energy team has witnessed an explosion of activity in this space worldwide.

From clients who are deploying more sustainable devices, to those who are bringing more energy-efficient processes to their global supply chains and launching carbon-trading mechanisms, the focus on sustainability is significant and enduring. This industry represents the future.  There has been a fundamental shift in our understanding of the importance of energy, how it is managed and most importantly, how it is led and who will catapult the category in the future.

Our global team is as passionate about serving this space as the executives who lead them. We closely follow the trends that affect alternative and renewable energy, and cover the entire range of specialties in this space, including: 

  • Biofuels and Biomass
  • Carbon Markets
  • GeoThermal
  • Energy Storage
  • Green Building
  • Wind Energy
  • Solar - PV, Thin-Film, Thermal
  • Sustainability and Climate Change

Heidrick & Struggles’ footprint is dynamic – with offices on 6 continents that can service every corner of the globe. We work with the most respected companies and leaders who in the category and have placed and advised thousands of CEOs, board members and C-level executives. 


Claire Skinner Claire Skinner Regional Managing Partner