Andy Smith


Office Location: London

Phone: +44 20 70754000

Andy Smith is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office and leads the Asset Management Practice across the EMEA region, and a member of the global Financial Services Practice. He conducts senior level searches across all asset classes and functions, as well as institutional, wholesale and retail distribution leaders on a global basis and has a successful track record of team lift-outs. Andy also advises clients on management succession, executive onboarding and senior level compensation and retention challenges.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Andy was a managing director at a global executive search boutique and was responsible for building the firm’s European business from inception. Previously, he was a partner at a financial services boutique firm where he established and developed the firm’s asset management practice.

Andy began his earlier career at Seascope Shipping, brokering global sales and purchase transactions of deep-sea oil tankers and bulk carriers.


Andy received a BA in modern history from New College Oxford.

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