Dorothy Badie
Dorothy is the co-author of Leadership assessment focus: The power of intentionality in shaping your leadership brand


Dorothy Badie is a client director in Heidrick & Struggles’ New York and Montreal offices and a member of Heidrick Consulting. She advises boards, CEOs, and CHROs on CEO and executive succession planning, executive assessment and coaching, and top team and board effectiveness to accelerate individual, team, and organizational performance.


Dorothy has considerable experience developing executives, teams and organizations and leading work in a variety of industries, including consumer products, retail, healthcare, private equity, professional services, industrial, education, technology and non-profit organizations.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Dorothy was in a management consulting role with a small consulting boutique and in an HR business support partner role at Transport for London in the UK.

Dorothy is a certified professional coach (ICF, UK). She earned an Integrative Neuro Linguistic Programme Practitioner Certification (IFPNL, Paris), and is certified in the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®, Hogan Suites and Wave Saville.

Dorothy is co-author of The overlooked weapon in the war for talent and hosts an episode of our Leadership Podcast discussing ESG. She is fluent in French and English and has worked extensively in across Europe and North America.


ESCP Business School, France, Master’s Degree in HR & Organizational Development

Institute of Political Studies, France, Degree in Politics