Emilie Johnson


Emilie Johnson is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Calgary office and a member of the global Industrial Practice. She has more than a decade of executive search experience in the energy and industrial services sectors, both in Canada and the United States.


Within oil and gas, Emilie’s clients include upstream, midstream, pipeline, downstream, petrochemical, and oilfield service companies. She also conducts searches for clients in the power, chemical, and industrial engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) sectors.

In addition to board, chief executive officer, chief operating officer, and president searches, Emilie focuses on executive leadership assignments across engineering, construction, and operations.

Emilie joined Heidrick & Struggles from a national search firm where she was a principal in its oil and gas practice. She is active in the Calgary community and chairs the Human Resources and Compensation Committee for the board of Distress Centre Calgary.


Western University’s Richard Ivey School of Business, Degree in Business Administration