Douglas Orr

U.S. Marine Veteran

Douglas Orr

Doug Orr is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Houston office and a member of the Industrial Practice, focused on Energy and Industrial Services. Doug specializes in serving clients in the upstream, midstream and oilfield services space as well as industrial service companies for both public and private equity backed organizations.

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Doug worked at another global executive search firm where he served in the firm’s Global Energy Practice and Financial Officers Practice. During this time, Doug completed multiple executive level engagements including CEO, COO, and CFO searches within the industry.

Doug served as an engineer officer in the U.S. Marine Corps for more than 10 years. During his tenure in the Marines, Doug held multiple command and staff positions, deploying four times in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq) and Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan).

An active member of his community, Doug currently serves on the board of directors for Eyes On Me, Inc., a faith based non-profit focused around community transformation within areas of poverty in Houston.  From 2013 – 2017 he served on the Advisory Council for the Houston Chapter of the United Service Organization (USO).

Doug received his B.S. in Political Science from the United States Naval Academy.