Jenni Hibbert

Global Managing Partner

Office Location: London

Phone: +44 20 70754000

Jenni Hibbert is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office and the global managing partner and head of Search Go-To-Market, with oversight for global practices and strategic accounts within the firm across industry, corporate officers, and specialty lines. She serves on the firm’s Management Committee and reports to the CEO.

Previously, Jenni led the global Financial Services Practice, the firm’s largest in size and scale with a presence in every office across all three regions. Her client portfolio is expansive, and she serves clients across industries at the most senior levels, both executive and non-executive.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Jenni spent four years as a broadcaster with the BBC with a focus on financial and business news. She began her career working on Capitol Hill.

Jenni serves as a non-executive director of the American European Business Association, a business networking forum. She is also an honorary associate of Newnham College, Cambridge University, having served as an elected associate for ten years. Previously, she served for six years as a board governor of the English-Speaking Union, a global educational charity.


Jenni earned an MPhil in English from Cambridge University where she studied on an Arts & Humanities Research Board scholarship. She also has a first-class BA degree, with honors, in English and drama from Birmingham University, and a PgDip, with distinction, in broadcast journalism from Cardiff University.

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