Ari Zauderer


Ari Zauderer is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Toronto office and leads the Canadian Technology Practice. He is also a member of the global Technology & Services, Technology Officers, and Digital Officers practices. Ari specializes in working with clients to drive their transformation agenda and achieve talent objectives across a broad range of emerging technology areas, including digital strategy, cloud, data & analytics, software engineering, cybersecurity, DevOps, and agile delivery.


Ari's search work focuses on chief information officers, chief technology officers, chief digital officers, chief data officers, chief analytics officers, chief information security officers, chief revenue officers, presidents, country managers, and general manager positions across industries, including financial services, retail, technology, IT services, energy, and financial technology.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Ari was a member of the Canadian technology & digital practice at another global executive search firm. He began his career as a consultant in the human capital practice of Deloitte Consulting, where he was responsible for developing and implementing organization design, business strategy, operating model, performance management, and change management solutions for leading financial services, technology, public sector, and consumer clients.


The University of Toronto, Rotman Business School, Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and Finance