Venture Capital

Heidrick & Struggles Venture Capital Practice finds, follows and recruits the future leaders of the industry’s emerging growth companies.  Our firm’s prestigious 60-year brand and strategic platform allows our team of experts to identify and build management teams from the nascent stages all the way through to realized liquidity events and beyond.

Critical for success, we understand the fit between the right executive and the right stage venture. We conduct searches for Board, CEO and direct reports to the CEO for companies at all stages of development.  We possess deep technical and market knowledge paired with a fast paced sense of urgency and flexibility that growth-oriented companies require. 

We specialize in the leading areas of Technology, including: Mobility, Cloud, Internet, Big Data and Analytics, Clean Tech, Green Tech and Bio Tech.  Our focus is on knowing and targeting talent from best-in-class companies to those who have start-up DNA. Our relationships expand to all corners of the globe and to the broadest range of leaders in each market sector.

We truly believe that our reputation and work ethic is only as good as our last search. Because of this ethos, we create longstanding relationships with investors, boards and executives that last for many years.

 View the Summer 2020 Venture Capital Newsletter


Scott Atkinson Scott Atkinson Managing Partner

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