Adam Zellner


Adam Zellner is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Chicago office and a member of the global Information Officers Practice. He conducts searches at the executive level across industries with a functional focus on the chief information officer, chief technology officer, chief product officer, and engineering, cloud operations, security, and related roles. He has expertise across technology (software and hardware), consumer (retail and hospitality), and manufacturing sectors.


Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Adam was a member of the LaSalle Network executive search practice, executing searches across multiple industries focusing on supply chain, accounting and finance, and operations. He began his career with Edward Don & Company, the leading distribution company in the foodservice industry, managing sales in the Arizona market.


University of Notre Dame, MBA

Loyola University of Chicago, BA

Philanthropy and Service

Adam currently serves as president of the Illinois Spina Bifida Association.