Elizabeth Ewing is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ New York office and is a member of the Financial Officers and Legal, Risk & Compliance practices. She specializes as a leadership advisor and senior executive search consultant across a diverse client base including Fortune 500, small and medium sized public and private companies, as well as private equity firms.
Liz represents Heidrick & Struggles as an industry expert on finance and risk & compliance leadership and market trends. She manages client relationships across industries and represents the firm’s functional capabilities globally. Liz is also a member of the firm’s Global Quality Council.
Prior to her search career, Liz served as the treasurer of Ondeo Nalco, a multi-national specialty chemical company. While at Ondeo Nalco, Liz had responsibility for areas including: capital structure; corporate finance and capital markets; mergers & acquisitions valuation, negotiation and structuring; cash management and treasury operations; currency, interest rate and commodity risk management; employee benefit plan asset management; insurance risk management; and credit and collections. Prior to Ondeo Nalco, Liz was with Chemical Bank (now JPMorgan Chase & Co.) and Societe Generale in commercial and investment banking roles.
Liz is currently board chair for the Westmont Montessori School and was formerly a board member for The Girl Scouts of Chicago.Education:
Liz earned an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA from the University of Vermont.