Harry Simons


Harry Simons is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ London office and a member of the global Financial Services Practice. He advises on senior-level appointments across liquid alternatives, hedge funds, and private debt placing executives across leadership investment management, distribution, and operational functions.


Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Harry was an associate director at a boutique executive search firm working on senior placements within hedge funds. Previously, he was a principal consultant at a global recruitment firm focused broadly across financial services.

Harry began his career with St. James’s Place Wealth Management as a financial advisor.


University of Sheffield, Bachelor’s Degree in Business Studies & Management

Chartered Institute of Insurance, Investment Advice Diploma

Chartered Institute of Insurance, Certificate in Advanced Financial Planning