Christopher McCloskey

Overview

Chris McCloskey is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles' Hong Kong office. He leads the global Industrial Goods & Technology sector and co-leads the Robotics & Internet of Things and the Crypto & Digital Assets sectors. He is a member of the Disruptive Innovators practice serving startups and venture investors across sectors.

Experience

Chris helps leading companies from startups to incumbents unlock growth with technology-oriented leaders across functions.

Chris joined Heidrick & Struggles after 10 years in strategy consulting, most recently at PwC's Strategy (formerly Booz & Co) where he was a director helping to build the sustainability and renewable energy advisory practice. At PwC Chris led major consulting projects including the launch of a new energy services company for a global industrial technology company and several cost reduction and partnership initiatives at a major telecommunications company.

Prior to PwC, Chris worked as a manager for PRTM Management Consultants (acquired by PwC in 2011), where he focused on operations strategy, product innovation, supply chain, and M&A casework. During his tenure at PRTM, he earned six sigma black belt certification and worked on a variety of large-scale consulting assignments across consumer products and industrials clients.

Education

Harvard Business School, MBA with focus on Strategy, Finance, and Energy

Northwestern University, BS in Manufacturing and Design Engineering

Northwestern University, BS in Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences