HIEC welcomes new North America Principal, David Rio

HIEC, the leading global executive search firm, is pleased to welcome David Rio as a Principal, based in Chicago, Illinois. David joins at a time of significant and sustained growth in North America for the firm.

A global talent expert and recruiting leader with over 25 years of experience working in executive recruitment, David joins HIEC from PwC, where he worked for 7 years, most recently in the role of Executive Recruiting Director – Consulting.

David was also Diversity Partner Champion for PwC’s Talent Acquisition function. In that role, he assisted in the assessment and selection process of candidates across all channels for PwC’s consulting business, as well as moderating diversity and inclusion sessions.

Prior to PwC, David worked in talent acquisition roles at PE-backed CCC Intelligent Solutions and major insurance broker, Aon, as well as broader HR positions including Staffing Manager at KPMG Consulting, and Director for Human Resources at Fair Isaac Corporation.

“At a time of significant growth for HIEC, we are very pleased to add someone of David’s experience and calibre to our fast-growing team in North America. His deep knowledge of both the software and professional services spaces will benefit our clients enormously both locally and globally. We are delighted to have him on our team.” Tim Robson, Global Managing Partner, HIEC commented.