Ron Lumbra

Regional Leader

Office Location: New York City

Phone: +1 212 867 9876

Ron Lumbra is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ New York office within the Global Chief Executive Officer & Board of Directors Practice and the regional leader for the Americas.  Ron has the responsibility for overseeing the firm’s business operations across 16 offices in the United States, Canada, and Latin America.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, he spent 17 years with a global search firm where he was managing director and co-leader of the Americas CEO and board services practice. There, he served in various leadership roles, including co-head of the firm’s Americas operations and head of both the New York and Houston offices.

Earlier in his career, Ron served as regional vice president at Amoco Corporation’s Latin America Power Resources business. Previously, he was vice president for the Americas at The AES Corporation and principal with the Trammell Crow Company.

Ron is the board chairman of KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit dedicated to creating playspaces for children. He is also vice chair of the Board of Trustees for the University of Vermont, and a member of the Executive Leadership Council.


Ron received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Vermont and his MBA from Harvard Business School.

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