October 23, 2013 – Executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International has appointed Sean Carroll as a partner in its global technology & services practice. He is based in New York. Mr. Carroll has more than 15 years' tenure filling senior level positions including CEOs, as well as functional leaders in sales, marketing, finance and engineering, focusing on the software and internet/digital media sectors. "Sean is well-known within the technology industry and brings extensive experience in mobility and internet that will be most valuable to our clients," said Krishnan Rajagopalan, global practice managing partner of the global technology & services practice. "In addition, his commitment to client service and best-team philosophy makes him an extremely strong cultural fit." Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Mr. Carroll was managing partner for Polachi & Co., where he led the firm's activities in the New York metro market. Heidrick & Struggles is a provider of senior-level executive search and leadership advisory services, including succession planning, executive assessment, talent retention management, executive development, transition consulting for newly appointed executives, and M&A human capital integration consulting.