Alex Ross is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office and is a member of the global Industrial Practice, where he is focused on working with clients in the support services, transportation, engineering, and aerospace & defence sectors.


He is also a member of the Chief Executive Officer & Board of Directors Practice where he works on placements at the chief executive officer and non-executive director level. In addition, Alex is a member of the Human Resources Practice where he leads searches for functional leadership in corporate security and HSE. His professional work is almost entirely cross-border.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Alex was a client partner at a multinational recruitment firm in their Industrial Markets Practice, where he worked broadly in the infrastructure, transportation and support services sectors.

Previously, Alex was a principal for an international executive search firm, a consultant at an online executive recruiting and talent acquisition firm, and a manager at an international recruitment company.


Sheffield University, Graduate Degree in Law

Philanthropy and Service

Alex sits on the board of trustees of an affordable housing association.