Wendy Colvano


Wendy Colvano is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office and a member of the global Technology Practice, specializing in recruiting leadership teams for global technology and high-growth venture-backed companies.


Wendy’s experience spans multiple verticals, including enterprise software, fintech, health tech, marketplaces, gaming, and consumer internet. She works closely with her clients to identify their needs and deliver exceptional results. In her early career, she partnered primarily with businesses headquartered in Silicon Valley, giving her a diverse perspective and unparalleled access to talent. For nearly half a decade since, she has worked from London to build leadership teams for growth companies across Europe. 

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Wendy led the European practice of a boutique executive search firm. She began her career in New York City.


University of Connecticut

University of Miami, Bachelor’s Degree, English