Jenni Hibbert

Global Managing Partner

Office Location: London

Phone: +44 20 70754000

Jenni Hibbert is the global managing partner of Heidrick & Struggles’ Financial Services Practice based in the London office. She also co-leads the Insurance Practice across Europe and Africa and is a member of the Chief Executive Officer & Board of Directors Practice.

Jenni has been instrumental in establishing The Board Network and The Leadership Network at Heidrick & Struggles. Both of these networks are embedded into our global CEO & Board Practice and enable the firm to connect with women in leadership and board roles. The networks are a critical component of our broader diversity initiatives. Jenni has held numerous leadership roles within Heidrick & Struggles, including serving on the firm’s global Consultant Promotion Committee for three years.

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 10 years. Previously, she served as a board governor of the English-Speaking Union, a global educational charity, for six years.


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 honours, in English and drama from Birmingham University, and a PgDip, with distinction, in broadcast journalism from Cardiff University.

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