Gregory Konstans Joins Heidrick & Struggles as Partner

Gregory Konstans Joins Heidrick & Struggles as Partner

CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidrick & Struggles International,
Inc. (Nasdaq:HSII), the premier provider of Executive Search and Leadership
Consulting services worldwide, today announced that Gregory Konstans has
joined the firm as Partner within the Financial Services Practice. He is based
in the Dallas office.

Konstans is a 16-year veteran of the executive search industry, and his
portfolio of experience includes working at two global search firms prior to
joining Heidrick & Struggles. He has completed more than 250 global
assignments primarily in the Financial Services sector, leveraging his
experience in North and South America, Europe and Asia.

"In today's global marketplace, it's critical that we understand how to guide
clients on finding the right leadership and secure talent that can effectively
lead among different cultures. Greg's global experience is a tremendous asset
to accomplish this important task for our clients," said Jory Marino, Vice
Chairman and Regional Leader – Americas. "Furthermore, Greg is not only a
proven leader with clients, but also, with fellow colleagues. He has a passion
for collaboration and teamwork, and is a welcome addition to our dynamic
global team."

"The Financial Services industry is in the midst of a talent evolution and we
are seeing great opportunity for people who possess the critical business
skills needed to succeed alongside innovation and creativity," said David
Boehmer, Regional Managing Partner of the Americas' Financial Services
Practice. "Greg began his career at one of the Big Four – and understands the
sector intimately – it's in his blood. His leadership will help clients think
outside the box to secure talent that will not only possess the necessary
technical skills to perform, but reward innovative ideas and ultimately, help
to revolutionize the business."

Konstans began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers as a senior accountant
covering the financial services sector and is a certified CPA. He graduated
from Southern Methodist University's Cox School of Business. In addition,
Konstans has been active in professional and non-profit organizations
including Junior Achievement and Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas where
he served as a board member. He also served as a board member of his church.

About Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSII) is the premier provider
of senior-level Executive Search and Leadership Consulting services, including
culture shaping, executive assessment, succession planning, board
effectiveness, leadership development and leadership strategy. For 60 years,
we have focused on quality service and built strong leadership teams through
our relationships with clients and individuals worldwide. Today, Heidrick &
Struggles leadership experts operate from principal business centers in North
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