George Corbett


George Corbett is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office in the Financial Services and the CEO & Board of Directors practices. He focuses primarily on global C-suite work in transaction banking, corporate banking, operations, and technology in the broader infrastructure marketplace including custody, clearing, and post trade.


George has a deep understanding and knowledge of the asset servicing community and longstanding relationships within the space. He also works extensively with private equity companies, particularly those with investments in the trust & corporate services and fund administration sectors. Much of George’s work is cross-border and he frequently collaborates with colleagues in the US and Asia.

For 13 years prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, George founded and ran a market leading boutique financial services search firm with offices in London and Hong Kong. He was previously a director with another international search firm.


University of East Anglia, BA in Politics and International Relations