Information Security Policies

Heidrick & Struggles Information Security


Confidentiality and information security are core to our corporate vision and values. It takes a combination of people, technical safeguards, and processes to protect the information for which we are responsible. Our security program, policies, standards, processes, tools, and talent are aligned with the purpose of preventing and mitigating any potential data leakage. We foster long-term and mutually beneficial relationships through collaboration with our clients and partners to meet their security needs and expectations.

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Information security program

Heidrick & Struggles’ Security policies are based on ISO 27001. We continually evaluate the operating effectiveness of our security measures through security audits and risk assessments. We also undergo independent third-party security audits, such as the SOC 2 Type II.

Learn more about our commitment to security
Information Security Measures

View our Corporate Information Security Measures, also known as Technical & Organizational Measures (TOMs). 

Heidrick & Struggles' Trust Packet

Additional documents are available in the Heidrick & Struggles Trust Packet as follows:


To request a copy of the Trust Packet, click Request a copy of the Heidrick & Struggles Trust Packet below, and email the information in this bulleted list to our Security Team.

  • First name 

  • Last name

  • Company name

  • Business title

  • Business email address

  • Email address of your contact at Heidrick & Struggles

  • Reason for request

Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure

The Trust Packet is Confidential. Its contents may not be distributed, shared, or otherwise disclosed to any individual or third party for any reason without the explicit written permission of an authorized individual from Heidrick & Struggles. By emailing your request, you agree to the confidentiality and non-disclosure terms stated here. If you are legally obligated to disclose any or all of the information in the Trust Packet, you agree to notify the Heidrick & Struggles Information Security department immediately. Please contact the Information Security department for additional information and/or questions.

Important Notice: Employment & Recruitment scams

If you have further questions or concerns, please contact Heidrick & Struggles’ Information Security department