Work VP Strategy & Corporate Development at Heidrick & Struggles
Industry Apparel / Fashion
About I have enjoyed a deliciously unconventional career path full of contradictions. I studied Middle Eastern history in college, but ended up earning an MBA with a concentration in finance. I have been an entrepreneur, strategy consultant, technology executive, and worked on both sides of the private equity fence - at the fund level, and as portfolio company executive.
Those dots don’t exactly connect themselves, but I started building businesses at an early age. At 15, I wrote a point of sales application in C++ for the Mac which was later featured as the cover story for MacTech magazine. From there I went on to launch Muse Productions, a web design firm serving a variety of clients includ...