CHICAGO, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq: HSII), the premier provider of executive search, leadership consulting and culture shaping worldwide, strengthens its Global CEO & Board, Financial Services and Insurance expertise with the return of Tom Moran. He will be based in the firm's Chicago office.
Moran spent more than two decades with Heidrick & Struggles, where he was the Managing Partner of the Insurance Practice and Co-Regional Managing Partner for North America of the Financial Services Practice. He also was an instrumental member of the Global Financial Services Practice, serving clients among multiple industry sectors. Most recently, he served as a Vice Chairman at another leading executive search firm, while also serving as a Partner in that firm's Financial Services and CEO & Board practices.
"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 - Heidrick & Struggles.
Moran will work across the Financial Services Practice, specializing in Insurance, and will work closely to facilitate a seamless Financial Services CEO & Board effort globally.
"It is great to be back at Heidrick & Struggles, and to have such a warm welcome from my colleagues. I returned because of Heidrick's long tradition connecting strategic leadership talent to client needs and the exciting new work the firm is doing to help global clients operate effectively in a volatile world," said Moran. "At this point in my career, there is nothing more satisfying than engaging in strategic C-level and board work with exceptional colleagues," said Moran.
Moran brings more than 20 years of senior executive search experience in domestic and financial services, global insurance, brokerage, reinsurance, benefits, human capital, leadership assessment, board assignments and private equity. He has placed C-suite executives and board directors in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America.
Moran received a bachelor's degree and a postgraduate higher diploma in education from the National University of Ireland, in Maynooth, Ireland. He also completed executive leadership programs at Harvard Business School and at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
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