Stephen Fredericksz

Associate Principal

Office Location: Johannesburg

Phone: +27 11 6856910

Stephen Fredericksz is an associate principal in Heidrick & Struggles' Johannesburg office. He is a member of the CEO & Board of Directors practice, the Industrial practice and the Education, Nonprofit & Social Enterprise practice (ENSE).  His primary focus is on the Industrial sector, where he concentrates on the construction and infrastructure industry, as well as Universities and Education, where he has specialist knowledge of the sector. 

Prior to his current role within Heidrick & Struggles, Stephen spent time as a Senior Associate and Engagement Manager.  Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, he worked in London as a Research Associate for a number of years at executive search and assessment boutique Saxton Bampfylde, where he focused on the Industrial, Arts & Culture and Education sectors.


Stephen holds a bachelor's degree in Politics, Philosophy & Economics (PPE) from the University of Cape Town and a Postgraduate Management Diploma in Marketing & Advertising Communication from the Red & Yellow School of Advertising in Cape Town.