Ahmad Hassan


Ahmad Hassan is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Paris and Cairo offices and a member of the Global Technology & Services and Leadership Consulting practices, focusing on executive search, assessment and talent development projects at the CEO, COO and managing director level for multinational companies. He also conducts board-level assignments within the technology sector.


Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Ahmad was a managing director within the telecommunications, technology, hardware and convergence sectors with another global executive search and assessment firm. Prior to executive search, he was an executive with AT&T in sales and consulting roles with IBM.

He is fluent in French, English, and Arabic.



Cairo University, Degree in Engineering

Philanthropy and Service

Ahmad has two US patents in the area of digital imaging and transmission and is co-leader of the career and solidarity function for the French INSEAD Alumni Association.