Loran Kaminsky


Office Location: Menlo Park

Phone: +1 650 234 1500

Loran Kaminsky is a partner at Heidrick & Struggles’ Menlo Park office and a member of the Global Technology & Services Practice.  Loran has successfully completed assignments for general management, senior functional and operations executives, and practice leaders. Among his clients are technology and consulting organizations ranging from emerging to global.

Most recently, Loran was a managing partner at another well-known global search firm in their Technology, Media and Telecommunications Practice.  Loran’s corporate experience spans the consulting and technology industries. He served as national director of recruiting for Ernst & Young, LLP, counseling the executive committee and key leaders on hiring strategies while leading U.S. partner recruitment. As senior director of recruitment for Portal Software, Loran filled a dual role: advisor to senior management concerning global human capital and market intelligence and creator of the firm’s global recruiting function. While Peoplesoft’s vice president of worldwide recruiting, Loran developed and led a global recruiting team of more than 100. In addition to recruiting all senior executives, he provided ongoing consultation to senior management to the succession planning strategies with hiring.


A graduate of Menlo College, Loran earned an MBA from Golden Gate University.