AESC Approves Heller Search Associates Into its Global Membership of Leading Executive Search and Leadership Advisory Firms

The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC), the global professional association representing excellence in executive search and leadership advisory solutions, announces the acceptance of Heller Search Associates into its global membership. The firm’s acceptance comes after a rigorous vetting process, including reference checks, site visits, votes by AESC regional councils and commitment to the AESC Code of Professional Practice.

Heller Search Associates is a retained executive search firm specializing in information technology leaders including Chief Information Officers (CIO and interim CIO), Chief Technology Officers (CTO), Chief Digital Officers (CDO) Chief Information Security Officers (CISO) and all senior technology positions (VPs and Directors of IT) nationwide, across all industries. Founded in 2010, Heller Search is headquartered outside Boston, with regional offices in Chicago, Detroit and San Francisco. Heller Search is a boutique search firm offering a hands-on, high-touch approach. Their team has in-depth expertise in the IT talent market and high levels of candidate engagement through industry events, thought leadership, and publications, including The Heller Report, a weekly dispatch announcing the latest open IT leadership searches.

CEO of the firm, Martha Heller, commented:

“Heller Search is at an inflection point in our growth, where plugging into the ideas and experiences of our peer executive search firms will be very valuable. The whole team looks forward to working with AESC to build relationships with our industry colleagues and to contribute to the bright future of executive search.”


About AESC 

Since 1959, AESC has set the quality standard for the executive search and leadership advisory profession. AESC Members, ranging in size from large global executive search and leadership advisory firms and networks to regional and boutique firms, represent 16,000+ trusted professionals in 1,200+ offices, spanning 70+ countries. AESC Members are recognized leaders of global executive search and leadership advisory solutions. They leverage their access and expertise to place, find and develop more than 100,000 executives each year in board of directors and C-level positions for the world’s leading organizations of all types and sizes. Dedicated to strengthening leadership worldwide, AESC and its members share a deep commitment to the highest quality standards in executive search and leadership consulting—for the benefit of clients and the profession. We Shape. Connect. Educate. Learn more about us at aesc.org. For AESC’s career service for executive-level candidates, visit BlueSteps at bluesteps.com