Sandeep Surana


Office Location: Mumbai

Phone: +91 22 66663021

Sandeep Surana is a member of the firm's Asia Pacific Financial Services and global Private Equity & Venture Capital practices, focusing on senior level searches in banking and financial services across India. He has years of specialist experience in global markets, commercial banking, private banking, asset management, investment banking, and private equity, including real estate and infrastructure. In his time with the firm, Sandeep has helped six global players set up Indian management teams across various functions and continues to support their broader talent and subsequent hiring needs.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Sandeep was a partner at a leading executive search boutique in India where he established their financial services practice. As a member of their senior management team, Sandeep developed the firm’s capabilities across the financial services area and grew the revenue and client base significantly.

In addition, Sandeep has more than 15 years of professional experience as a fixed income trader in firms like JM Finance and UTI Securities (with Nomura as a JV partner).


Sandeep has an MBA from the Institute of Management Studies, Indore.