Catherine Lefebvre


Office Location: Paris

Phone: +33 1 44341700

Catherine Lefebvre is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Paris office. She became the talent acquisition partner for Europe in May 2016, and is responsible for hiring and on-boarding partners and principals across the region. As a key member of the firm’s global Professional Services Practice, she has worked extensively with consulting and advisory firms as well as IT services companies. In more recent years, she has been active in the global Financial Officers Practice.

During her early career, Catherine spent two years in San Francisco working in the field of economic development for a small, French-based consulting firm. Earlier, Catherine joined DML & Associés in Paris, a French spinoff of McKinsey & Co, as a junior consultant. She speaks fluent French and English, as well as some German.


Catherine is a French native who holds a master’s degree from the Amiens Business School in France. She also received a post-graduate degree in economics and foreign languages (English and German) from the Sorbonne University, Paris.