Tom Moran


Office Location: Chicago

Phone: +1 312 4961000

Tom Moran is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Chicago office and a member of the firm’s Financial Services Practice. With more than 20 years of executive search experience, Tom has successfully placed hundreds of CEOs, CFOs, COOs, CMOs, board members, and functional leaders in companies around the globe.

Tom has worked across the financial services sector, with experience in domestic and financial services, global insurance, brokerage, reinsurance, benefits, human capital, leadership assessment, board assignments and private equity. He has placed C-suite executives and board directors in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America.

Prior to rejoining Heidrick & Struggles, he served as a vice chairman at another leading executive search firm, while also serving as a partner in that firm’s Financial Services and CEO & Board practices. Previously, Tom also served as managing partner of the Insurance Practice and co-regional managing partner for North America of Heidrick & Struggles’ Financial Services Practice.


Tom received a bachelor's degree and a postgraduate higher diploma in education from the National University of Ireland, in Maynooth, Ireland. He also completed executive leadership programs at Harvard Business School and at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.