Isabel Suarez Lozano


Office Location: Mexico City

Phone: +52 55 91380370

Isabel Suarez is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Mexico City office and a member of the global Technology Practice. She has more than 25 years of experience with global technology companies, providing thought leadership and contributing to the enhancement of talent management and leadership capabilities.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Isabel was CHRO for SAP Mexico, where she was responsible for developing and executing high-quality projects integrating client needs, strategic business goals, and financial objectives while building and maintaining partnerships with key decision makers. She provided strategic leadership for the company’s HR digital-transformation strategy.

Prior to SAP, Isabel had a long career with IBM, where she held multiple positions as a strategy manager, enterprise marketing manager for Latin America, talent—learning and diversity—manager, HR business partner, and retail store solutions brand manager, among others.

Isabel has been an active member of and mentor for diversity activities and led the Women Diversity Network for IBM Mexico.


Isabel has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Anahuac University and a diploma degree in strategic marketing management from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM); she also completed the top management program at the IPADE Business School. Isabel is fluent in both English and Spanish.

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