Ritu Khandelia


Ritu Khandelia is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Mumbai office focusing on searches in the financial services and private equity sectors. She is a trusted advisor to regional and global clients on leadership hiring and development.


Ritu joined Heidrick & Struggles from another global executive search firm where she was responsible for building a robust private equity and financial services platform in India.

Ritu has successfully completed several prestigious senior-level placements in the private equity, banking, NBFC, and fintech sectors.

Prior to her career in executive search, Ritu spent 14 years as an investment banker working with global banks across Mumbai and London, focusing on private equity and M&A transactions.


Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India, MBA