Simon Buirski


Simon leads CEO and board searches for European-headquartered companies – both public and private – as well as searches to build out the international leadership of U.S. businesses.

Prior to joining Lancor, Simon was a Senior Partner at Heidrick & Struggles, where he led the firm’s Software Specialty Practice—initially in Europe and then worldwide.

He also served as Managing Partner for the firm’s combined Technology, Telecommunications and Professional Services Practices in Europe. He began his search career as a researcher in 1990, focusing on high-level assignments in the technology sector. Simon holds a law degree from Worcester College, Oxford.