Michael Foley


Office Location: Boston

Phone: +1 617 7376300

Mike Foley is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Boston office and a member of the Global Technology & Services Practice. With more than 15 years of experience in executive search and technology sales, Mike specializes in CEO and direct report searches, including go-to-market, product/development executives, as well as information and security officers. His domain expertise includes cloud-based applications, enterprise software, and digital media.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Mike managed the technology practice at a boutique executive search firm in Wellesley, MA. Mike's practice focused on recruiting sales, marketing, and technical professionals within the sector for a wide range of clients, from Fortune 500 solution and service providers to start-up and venture-backed companies.

Before that, Mike sold software applications for e-mail management solution provider IntelliReach, and spent four years as an account executive for recruiting solutions at Monster.com. Mike began his career as a sales consultant and management trainee with Cintas Corporation. He is a member of the fundraising committee for South Shore Hospital’s pediatric unit.


Mike holds a degree in government from Cornell University.

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