June 2, 2014 – Heidrick & Struggles International has added Manuel Gomez as a partner in its financial services practice. Mr. Gomez joins after having served as the CEO and head of client coverage for RBS in Mexico City. Before that he spent eight years at JPMorgan Chase & Co., where he was a vice president with the firm's investment banking team in Mexico and New York. “Manuel’s absolute client focus and deep range of experience make him a tremendous addition to lead our Latin America financial services team,” said Daniel Edwards, global managing partner of financial services. “Manuel will be based in Mexico, but his role and outlook will be international to match our clients’ focus. He will be a dynamic force in leading our integrated global offering, built from many years in the financial markets.” 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.