Ben Wilmoth


Office Location: Chicago

Phone: +1 312 4961000

Ben Wilmoth is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Chicago office and a member of the Financial Officers Practice. He works with a diverse client base, including Fortune 500, small and medium-sized public and private companies, as well as private equity-backed companies across a range of industries.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Ben was an internal strategy consultant with the Target Corporation. Previously, he served in the White House as aide to the white house chief of staff.

Ben currently serves on the board of the Center of the American Experiment.


Ben earned an MBA in finance and marketing from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Lafayette College.