Kristyna Smetanova

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Originally from the Czech Republic, Kristyna has over a decade of experience in the executive search industry delivering Board/C-level leadership appointments for a wide array of international clients. At True, Kristyna is a Partner focused on working with investor-backed technology and digital businesses, which are scaling up and looking to add experienced senior leadership, as well as more traditional organisations in different sectors, who are seeking senior digital leaders.

Previously, Kristyna was a Principal at H.I. Executive Consulting, formerly known as Heads! International, where she worked in the global technology and digital practice over the past six years supporting clients such as Vestiaire Collective, Uberall, Napster, AEVI, Bauer Media, and Findmypast amongst others.

Kristyna’s career in executive search started with a technology focused boutique, Calibre One.


10+ years in Executive Hiring in Technology and Digital

Experience with PE/Growth-backed companies and publicly-listed organisations experiencing substantial transformation

People centric and passionate about her work

Former gymnast, who once represented the Czech Republic on the European stage