Al Prieto

New York

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Al Prieto Egon Zehnder Health


Al Prieto is the Managing Partner of the firm’s New York office, and he also serves as the co-Global Practice Leader of Egon Zehnder Health. The Health team serves enterprises across the business spectrum that are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of consumers around the world. In addition to leading engagements and driving strategy for the firm's work with global clients in healthcare and related sectors, he has responsibility for Egon Zehnder's professional advisory team based in NYC supporting metro area clients across all industry sectors and is actively involved in engagements at the CEO, Board, and C-Suite in these sectors.


Al’s 25-year career in the health sector spans corporate and entrepreneurial businesses as well as international boundaries. In the U.S. he founded InSite Clinical Trials, a biopharmaceutical clinical product development services firm later sold to United Healthcare. He then launched a series of novel healthcare delivery ventures including retail pharmacy-based health clinics, disease management services, and ancillary healthcare facilities. Partners in these ventures included leading US multispecialty physician practice groups, and corporations including Boots PLC in the UK. Previously, Al served as Regional Business Director in Europe for AstraZeneca, and in this role was responsible for leading commercial operations across a 14-country territory spanning Central and Eastern Europe.

Al Prieto earned a BS in Biology at Western Kentucky University and an MS in Management as a Sloan Fellow at London Business School.

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consultant name

Al Prieto Egon Zehnder Health