Christina Farrell-Danka is joining H.I. Executive Consulting (HIEC), a leading global executive search firm, as a Principal in the New York office with a focus on the global consumer, retail, and e-commerce markets. She was previously at Martens & Heads, a New York-based boutique executive search firm specializing in retail, luxury, apparel, and e-commerce.
Earlier, Farrell-Danka was in the Human Capital Management Practice at Goldman Sachs, where she was responsible for their in-house technology & operations recruiting efforts. Her search career began at CTPartners, where her primary focus was on the placement of senior technology executives.
At HIEC, Farrell-Danka will be responsible for the North America side of consumer, retail, and e-commerce related work. Melissa Reed, Partner in London, will lead European efforts, and Cassandra Lee will cover consumer, logistics, supply chain from Hong Kong.
In a statement, Reed said: “As the industry continues to go through unprecedented amounts of disruption, Christina’s experiences in technology gives her great insight into disrupted markets and enables her to provide strategic advice to some of the most renowned consumer and retail companies in successfully leading the change.”