Hervé Borensztejn


Hervé Borensztejn is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Paris and Tel Aviv offices and is a member of Heidrick Consulting. Hervé is a certified executive coach with more than 30 years of experience, focusing on leadership transformation, organization effectiveness, and talent development for global companies.

Hervé takes part in Societe General Leaders Day 2023


Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Hervé was partner in a consulting firm specializing in strategy and transformation where he significantly grew the corporate transformation business. Previously, he was chief human resources officer of Converteam -General Electric Power Conversion for four years. Prior to that, he served as chief people development officer at EADS Group for 10 years. Hervé started his career working with the Corporate University of Vivendi to accelerate its transformation. He is fluent in English and French.


The Paris School of Mines, PhD in Economics

The Paris School of Mines, Master’s Degree in Engineering and Economics

Philanthropy and Service

Hervé is an associate professor at La Sorbonne University where he teaches human resources at the master and executive master levels.

Hervé is co-author of the report
Gender balance at the top
The evolution of the gender balance in executive committees of France’s SBF 120 companies 2020–2022