Scott Adams

Principal

Office Location: Atlanta

Phone: +1 404 6827400

Scott Adams is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Atlanta office and a member of the Global Industrial Practice. He focuses on engagements within the Supply Chain & Operations Officers Practice and also works with organizations in various other industries.

With more than 10 years of executive search experience, Scott is responsible for developing client relationships across a broad range of companies and industries from public to private, private equity-owned to smaller start-ups, and global Fortune 500 companies. He is also responsible for leading the execution and delivery of single-search mandates, focusing on a large number of functional areas including supply chain and operations, human resources, sales and marketing, finance, legal, and others.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Scott led the North American supply chain and operations practice at another international executive search firm. He was also a senior recruitment advisor at a large international recruiting firm in Toronto, where he was responsible for client relationships, execution, and delivery for a wide array of leading global engineering firms.

Scott started his career at a large international business information company, where he led sales teams in both Canada and Europe, while living for a time in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Education:

He earned his bachelor’s degree, with honors, from Trent University in Canada.

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