Alex Jillions


Alex Jillions is an executive director at Business Talent Group (BTG), a Heidrick & Struggles on-demand talent company. He is a member of the Financial Services Practice.


Alex helps identify and attract strategic advisory services, project management, and interim executive talent for clients in banking, wealth and asset management, payments, and market services. He partners with senior leaders in technology, operations, corporate strategy, risk and compliance, and talent management.  

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Alex was a client development lead at global consulting firm RGP, where he worked on projects for M&A, finance, compliance, data management, and process automation. He previously was VP of business development at the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center in San Francisco, and earlier in his career, was the deputy head of the New York chapter of British American Business, the transatlantic chamber of commerce. 

Alex started his career in international development, leading programs in central Asia with grants from the US Department of State and the National Endowment for Democracy. 


Johns Hopkins University, MA

American University, BA