Juncal Garrido


Office Location: Madrid

Phone: +34 91 3915256

Juncal Garrido is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Madrid office; she is located in Barcelona. Juncal focuses on assignments in the digital, industry, and energy sectors, recruiting across functions for senior executive positions. She has particular knowledge of the digital space, industry 4.0, automotive, industrial equipment, and oil sectors, working with clients in Europe, North America, and Asia.

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Juncal was with another leading executive search firm for eleven years. Prior to that, she was the international sales director at IQV, a leading global Spanish copper-based agrochemicals producer. Previously, she was a management consultant in the strategy and portfolio division of Shell International Petroleum based in London. From there, Juncal was expatriated to a diverse range of projects based in Central America, China, and the United Kingdom. She began her career at Universal Studios' Port Aventura Theme Park.

Juncal recently completed a number of CEO searches for international industrial companies. She has also recruited candidates for country management positions, marketing, sales, supply chain, finance, and HR functions, conducting these assignments for private, private equity backed, and quoted companies. Juncal also has broad executive assessment experience.

Education: Juncal earned a master's degree with honours in telecommunications engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and an MBA from IESE Business School in Barcelona, which included a semester at the Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley. She is fluent in English and proficient in German, Italian and Spanish.