Michael J. Flagg


Michael J. Flagg is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Washington D.C. office focusing on chief executive officer, non-executive director, chief financial officer, and chief marketing officer roles for both public and private communications and technology industry clients. He has been with Heidrick & Struggles for more than 15 years and has led the Technology Practice as the global managing partner.


Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Michael spent more than 15 years in executive roles including chief operating officer and a director of InterCall Inc., with an annual growth rate of more than 40 percent. Previously, he was with Contel Corporation (now Verizon Communications), a $4 billion diversified telecommunications company, where he served as assistant to the CEO, worked on strategic planning and mergers and acquisitions, and was CFO of one of the company’s business units. His career began at First Atlanta Bank (now part of Wells Fargo). He has served on the management committee of AM International, Inc., a Fortune 500 international equipment manufacturing company, reporting to the CEO.

Michael is a former director of Healthware, Inc., a medical software company. He is also the associate editor of The Treasurer's Handbook of Financial Management.


University of Virginia, Phi Beta Kappa Graduate