Dhiraj Shetty


Office Location: Mumbai

Phone: +91 22 66663021

Dhiraj Shetty is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Industrial Practice and is based in the Mumbai office. Dhiraj focuses on senior-level searches in the transport & logistics and manufacturing sectors. Dhiraj has more than a decade of experience in the consulting industry, in the U.S., Asia and Africa.

Dhiraj spent more than 10 years as a consultant with some of the leading consulting firms in Asia and the U.S. Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, he was a consultant at Deloitte and PwC, as part of their advisory practices in India. He has led multiple engagements advising clients on techno-commercial, financial, and strategy-related aspects in the infrastructure space – particularly related to transportation, logistics, social, and urban infrastructure.

Dhiraj also previously worked with technical consulting firms in the U.S., advising clients on planning and commercial-related aspects on projects involving real estate development and core infrastructure development.


Dhiraj received a post-graduate diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad. He also earned a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, and a Master of Science in Transportation Planning & Engineering from NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering (formerly Polytechnic University).

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