Lindsay Barnett Leach is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Boston office and a member of the firm’s Global Technology Practice. She has more than 15 years of experience recruiting VP and C-level executives within the software, internet and technology services industries.
She has conducted numerous searches for large public organizations as well as private equity and venture-backed companies in a variety of different technology sectors, including SaaS, enterprise software, internet, healthcare technology, and services.
Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Lindsay spent more than seven years driving the human capital strategy for Polaris Partners, a leading investment firm with $4B under management. She worked with the firm’s portfolio companies advising them on human capital issues, including executive leadership, recruiting, compensation, corporate governance and team building. In this role, she recruited and placed many executives and board members within Polaris’s growth equity and technology portfolio companies.
Earlier in her career, Lindsay spent time at two of the leading retained executive search firms. As a member of their technology, communications & media practice, Lindsay specialized in recruiting executives for technology companies and was responsible for coordinating the “Talent Leadership” within the firm’s industry leading software practice. She began her search career at Heidrick and Struggles.Education:
Lindsay graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University.