Guy Shaul is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office and a member of the global Technology & Services Practice. He leads the Crypto & Digital Assets and Cybersecurity sectors in Europe and Africa.


Guy partners with clients across digital industries, consumer-facing technology, and fintech. A key component of his client activity is in Web3 and digital assets, where he works with organizations across the ecosystem, both native firms and organizations looking to enter the space. This includes businesses providing exchange, market-making, custody and wallet, payments, and broader market infrastructure services to institutional and retail customers, along with leading layer 1 and layer 2 blockchain providers. 

Guy’s broader technology and fintech work includes B2B and B2C platforms spanning payments, consumer internet, e-commerce, and marketplaces. He works with privately-owned and publicly listed organizations, often supporting them through periods of significant growth. 

Guy has a functional specialism in technology, product, and cyber and information security (CISO) leadership appointments. 

In his prior roles at Heidrick & Struggles, Guy focused on a broad range of executive and board appointments across the fintech ecosystem.


University of Leeds, Bachelor’s Degree (Honors) in History