Michael J. Flagg


Office Location: Washington

Phone: +1 202 3314900

Michael J. Flagg is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Washington D.C. office and global sector leader of Heidrick & Struggles' Communications and Hardware, Systems & Semiconductor practices, focusing on CEO, COO, CFO, CMO, and board of directors assignments. Having been with the firm’ for more than 15 years, he previously served as the global practice managing partner of the Technology Practice. He is also a member of the firm's Chief Executive Officer & Board of Directors; Marketing, Sales & Strategy Officers; and Financial Officers practices.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Michael spent more than 15 years in executive roles including chief operating officer and director of InterCall Inc., and serving as assistant to the CEO and working on strategic mergers & acquisitions for Contel Corporation (now Verizon Communications). He began his career at First Atlanta Bank (now part of Wells Fargo). He has also served on the management committee of AM International, Inc., a Fortune 500 international equipment manufacturing company.

Michael is a former director of Healthware, Inc., a medical software company, and is the associate editor of The Treasurer's Handbook of Financial Management.


Michael is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Virginia.