December 10, 2013 – Executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International has added Heidi Rustin as a partner in its consumer markets practice based in the New York. Ms. Rustin brings over 13 years of experience in the fashion, luxury and retail sectors as well as cross-functional expertise in marketing and sales, finance, merchandising and general management. She was previously a managing director at Herbert Mines Associates from 2008 to 2013. "Our firm has a long history of working with some of the most prestigious consumer brands. Heidi brings our Americas team an infectious energy – and her experience creates immediate opportunities to provide tremendous value to current and future clients," said Guy Cote, regional managing partner, Americas, consumer markets practice. 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.