Sean McLean


Office Location: Calgary

Phone: +1 587 441 1820

Sean McLean is a partner Heidrick & Struggles’ Calgary office and a member of the global Industrial Practice. He has more than a decade of executive search experience within the industrial sector and has successfully executed more than 250 searches.

Sean focuses on top team leadership, CEO, board and financial officer engagements, specializing in the energy, infrastructure and natural resource sectors.

Sean joined Heidrick & Struggles from an international executive search firm where he was a managing partner in the Calgary office and led the oil and gas practice.

Before beginning his career in executive search, Sean had a progressive leadership and executive career in the non-profit and professional services sectors.

Sean is highly active within the community serving as a director of TELUS Spark (a leading Canadian Science Centre), an independent school and is a former board member of Calgary Science School, Calgary Learning Centre and Basketball Alberta.


Sean earned a bachelor of science degree from Saint Francis Xavier University and a master of science degree from Walden University.