September 25, 2015 – Heidrick & Struggles has named Tom Moran as a partner and member of the firm’s financial services practice, as well as its CEO and board practice. Based in Chicago, he will work across the firm’s financial services practice, specializing in insurance, and will work closely to facilitate a seamless financial services CEO & board effort globally.
With more than 22 years of executive search experience, Mr. Moran has successfully placed hundreds of CEOs, CFOs, COOs, CMOs, board members, and functional leaders in companies around the globe. His areas of specialization include insurance, reinsurance, benefits, and asset and wealth management. He rejoins Heidrick & Struggles from CTPartners, where he was vice chairman covering the firm’s financial services, insurance and CEO / board practices. Before that he spent more than two decades with Heidrick & Struggles, where he was managing partner of its insurance practice and co-regional managing partner for North America of its financial services practice. He also was a member of Heidrick’s global financial services practice, serving clients among multiple industry sectors.
“We are delighted to welcome Tom back to Heidrick & Struggles. His extensive expertise in the insurance sector and his understanding of the relationship between financial services clients and the boardroom bring tremendous value to our firm,” said Torrey Foster, regional leader of the Americas.
“It is great to be back at Heidrick & Struggles, and to have such a warm welcome from my colleagues. At this point in my career, there is nothing more satisfying than engaging in strategic C-level and board work with exceptional colleagues,” said Mr. Moran.
Heidrick & Struggles’ financial officers executive search practice places hundreds of senior finance executives annually in public, private and private equity owned organizations globally across all industries and ranging in size from start-ups to some of the largest companies globally. Jeremy Hanson is managing partner of the firm’s global financial officers practice and a member of the CEO & board of directors practice.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media