Edward Ashurst


Ed Ashurst is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ New York office and a member of the global Financial Officers Practice. He partners with a diverse range of clients, including publicly traded, private equity-backed, and privately held companies across a range of industries.


Ed has expertise with financial roles including CFO, investor relations, deputy CFO, divisional/regional CFO, tax, treasury, FP&A, chief accounting officer, controller, and audit.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Ed worked in infrastructure investing at UBS. Previously, he worked at another executive search firm for more than four years in their financial officers practice.


St Mary’s University, Post-Graduate Certificate in International Business

Nottingham University, Bachelor’s Degree in History