Victoria S. Reese
Global Managing Partner
Office Location: New York City
Phone: +1 212 867 9876
Victoria Reese is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles' New York office. She leads the Corporate Officers practices and Diversity & Inclusion at Heidrick & Struggles, ensuring that the firm’s commitment to this important dimension of performance is fundamental in all we do for our employees and the firm. She also leads the global Legal, Risk, Compliance and Government Affairs (LRCG) Practice.
Her recent placements include general counsels, compliance officers, corporate secretaries, governance officers, other high-level internal legal officers and related infrastructure positions. In addition to large financial institutions and corporations, Victoria has worked extensively with hedge funds and other investment management companies. She regularly speaks at conferences and symposia regarding the legal and search industries and has published articles on leadership trends, marketing in professional services firms and the attraction and retention of top talent.
Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Victoria worked for a boutique financial services recruitment firm where she recruited senior management in both operational and marketing roles.
She is the co-chair of the board of directors at The Play Company in New York, a not-for-profit theater.
Victoria earned a bachelor of arts degree in art history from Vassar College.