Co-managing partner, Heidrick & Struggles Intl.
Company Info: Heidrick & Struggles Intl.
Web site: www.heidrick.com
Address: 2740 Sand Hill Rd., Menlo Park, Calif. 94010
Advice: Focus on environments where you can learn and have an impact.
Qualities sought in emerging leaders: An authentic leadership style, a consistent track record of delivering results, and an ability to create high-performing/loyal teams.
Sector specialization: Technology, consumer, industrial
Job function specialization: CEOs, board directors, COOs
Geographical Focus: North America
Companies I often recruit for: SC Johnson, Juniper Networks, Salesforce.com, Starbucks, Dell
Favorite historical figure: Andrew Carnegie
Education: Univ. of Arizona, BS, Business Administration
Employment history: Heidrick & Struggles: Co-Managing Partner, North American CEO Practice, 2007 to present; Senior Partner, 2004-07; Partner, 2001-04; Principal, 2000-01
Other interests: Family, sports
Professional/Membership Affiliations: N/A
Experience in executive search consulting: 12 years
High Profile Placement: eBay board director, 2007
Other paths I might have pursued: Corporate leadership
The global business trend that will most influence corporate performance in the future: The impact that emerging markets will have on the global economy.