Samantha Carey


Office Location: Washington

Phone: +1 212 6993145

Samantha Carey is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Washington D.C. office and a member of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Samantha was the managing partner of the global healthcare practice and a member of the private equity practice with a leading executive search firm. Previously, Samantha was also a partner with a boutique search firm where she co-founded the firm’s life sciences practice. Samantha has also been named to BusinessWeek's list of the “World’s Most Influential Headhunters.” She started her career in strategy consulting where she worked for a boutique firm serving the healthcare industry.

Samantha is on the board of Pact, a $200-million global non-profit that works with local communities and stakeholders to help solve systemic issues that keep people in poverty.


Samantha attended Kenyon College in Columbus, Ohio, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and was an All-American Athlete.

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