Pascale Simon is partner in the Heidrick & Struggles’ Brussels office. She is a member of the CEO & Board practice and of the Financial Services practice. She is also part of the European CFO practice.
She has 18 years of experience in executive search and leadership development. She is involved in CEO and C-suite succession and board member search assignments, including board and management team evaluation initiatives. Besides, Pascale serves clients in the financial services sector, including banks, insurance companies, private equity firms, real estate, asset managers, and fintech companies, where she completes searches in both business and support functions. She also leads CFO searches in Belgium and across EMEA.
Previously, Pascale was a partner for 15 years at another executive search firm where she handled C-suite and board member search assignments and covered Financial Services clients. Before beginning her career in executive search, Pascale worked in the banking industry. At ING, she worked as an investment banker for four years before taking on public relations and marketing roles. She started her career as assistant and consultant for SMEs at the Solvay Brussels School of Management and Economics, Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Pascale is an ICF Certified coach.
Pascale graduated with a degree in business engineering from the Solvay Brussels School of Management and Economics, Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Pascale is fluent in French, English and Dutch, with basic command of Spanish.