Tim Dietlin


Office Location: Chicago

Phone: +1 312 4961000

Tim Dietlin is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Chicago office. He is a member of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice, and serves as global leader of the Biopharmaceuticals Practice.

Tim works across biopharma sectors—including established pharmaceuticals, emerging high-growth biotechs, and service providers to the industry—in recruiting chief executive officers, commercial leaders, and R&D leaders.

He has served as an advisor to biopharmaceutical leaders and leadership teams for more than 15 years. Tim focuses on helping clients build leadership capabilities required to navigate and thrive in today’s fast-changing global healthcare environment.


Tim graduated from Loyola University of Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and earned an MBA from DePaul University (the Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business).