Supply Chain and Operations Officers

Heidrick & Struggles’ Global Supply Chain and Operations Officers Practice has a well-established track record for recruiting top strategic leaders as well as providing to a demanding client base. Because our team of experts has operations backgrounds, they provide superior leadership counsel and bring a comprehensive understanding of the challenges faced by clients as well as the competencies needed to excel in today’s fast paced and demanding world.

Complex, global, time-sensitive supply chains and their increasing strategic importance have raised the bar for supply chain executives everywhere.  Because our Practice proactively builds its own talent networks, we know who they are and where they are. Thus, we can quickly present targeted candidates to our clients.

Our experts are strategically located in the world’s principal cities and specialize in the following areas:

  • Supply and Demand Planning
  • Strategic Sourcing and Procurement
  • Manufacturing Operations
  • Distribution
  • Warehouse and Inventory Management
  • Transportation and Logistics

We have extensive experience recruiting senior leaders, including:  Chief Supply Chain Officers, Chief Procurement Officers, SVPs and VPs of Supply Chain Planning, Procurement, Manufacturing, Inventory Management, Logistics, Distribution, Transportation, Customer Service, Quality and Engineering.

Since 1995, Heidrick & Struggles’ Supply Chain and Operations Officers Practice has partnered with a diverse variety of clients conducting hundreds of assignments within the consumer, industrial, healthcare, technology and financial services sectors to find and recruit world-class senior executives.  Our team is comprised of business-focused, strategic thinkers who live and breathe process, master systems thinking, and manage complexity while seeking to reduce it. As strategists, we wring costs out of the supply chain and help grow the top line.


Carlos Garcia Carlos Garcia Partner-In-Charge