Mike Speck


Office Location: New York City

Phone: +1 212 867 9876

Mike Speck is a Partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ New York office, and Global Sector Leader for Media & Consumer Digital. He joined the firm in 1997. He is the firm's most experienced consultant in the media, consumer digital and sports sectors globally. He is also a member of the firm’s CEO & Board Practice and Private Equity Practice

Clients leverage Mike’s extensive network of leadership talent and his industry acumen to build competitive advantage through outstanding human capital. He encourages clients to explore candidates from both mainstream and non-traditional avenues in order to build a diverse, synergistic team and achieve their long-range corporate objectives.

Mike spends his time at the intersection of media, technology, retail, and the consumer, and has been quoted in publications, including The New York Times, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal and The Hollywood Reporter for his insight into this complex and dynamic business sector.

Previously, Mike was a partner with another multi-national executive search firm, and was founder and president of a successful private search and consulting firm. In addition to more than 20 years of executive search experience, Mike spent 10 years in the corporate world with roles in sales and marketing management, and human resources.

Education: Mike holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Toronto.