Michele C. Heid


Office Location: Philadelphia

Phone: +1 215 988 1000

Michele Heid is a senior partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Philadelphia office and a core member of the firm's CEO & Board of Directors and Financial Officers practices. She led the North American Financial Officers Practice for eight years and the global Financial Officers Practice for three years. She has extensive experience with the investment community and has participated in debt and equity offerings in the United States, Europe and Asia.

Prior to her executive search career, Michele served as the corporate controller for Raytheon Company. Before that, Michele spent 20 years with Cummins Engine Company in a variety of financial and operations positions ranging from vice president of investor relations & strategic planning to the CFO of a $600 million manufacturing operation.

Michele has held past positions with the board of advisors for Indiana University, the Vanderbilt Roundtable and the Indiana Council for the Arts, and is a Certified Public Accountant.


Michele has an MBA in finance & investments and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Indiana University.