Alwin Brunner holds the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Heidrick & Struggles, world’s most established Leadership Company. Alwin leads the technology strategy and solutions to support Heidrick’s global business. In addition Alwin oversees Heidrick’s knowledge management function. Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Alwin held several senior positions at the Adecco Group. Alwin Brunner was appointed Chief Information Officer for all Adecco business in North America in early 2004. Prior to this, Alwin held the Chief Technology Officer position for all of the Adecco Group and in this position and prior positions he was an operational leader. Most notably, Alwin lead the internal Adecco IT service companies, providing IT services to Adecco businesses in Europe, Asia Pacific and the Americas. Prior to joining the Adecco Group, Alwin had several years of experience as an interim manager and as a consultant, managing several transformations and change projects for larger and public commercial organizations. Alwin holds a business administration degree from the Polytechnical Faculty of Rotterdam. He is married, has two children and is a sailing enthusiast.