Hervé Borensztejn

Regional Leader

Office Location: Paris

Phone: +33 1 44341700

Hervé Borensztejn is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Paris office and regional leader of Heidrick Consulting. With 30 years of experience in several organizations, Hervé focuses on leadership transformation, organization effectiveness, and talent development for global companies.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Hervé was partner in a consulting firm specializing in strategy and transformation where he significantly grew the corporate transformation business. Previously, he was chief human resources officer of Converteam - General Electric Power Conversion for four years. Prior to that, he served as chief people development officer at EADS Group for 10 years. Hervé started his career working with the Corporate University of Vivendi to accelerate its transformation.

Hervé is an associate professor at La Sorbonne University where he teaches human resources at master and executive master levels. He is the author of “Growing Talents, a Corporate duty” which was published in 2008. He also co-wrote other books including “The Manageor”, “The Golden Book of Coaching”, “Et La Confiance, Bordel”, and “A.C.E.: a Sustainable Methodology to Transform Organizations”.


Hervé earned a masters degree in engineering and economics sciences and Ph.D. in economics from the Paris School of Mines. He is also a certified executive coach. He is fluent in English and French.

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