Carol SingletonSlade, based in Houston, leads the firm’s Global Energy and U.S. Board Practices, and is a member of Egon Zehnder’s Executive Committee. Carol advises CEOs and boards at organizations across the Energy value chain, with a focus on upstream operators and services. Carol provides counsel on CEO succession and board composition and effectiveness, and works as a strategic partner to recruit, assess and develop critical senior executive technical and operational leadership roles.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Carol started her career in technical exploration as a geophysicist working with BP, Hess and BG moving into broader regional exploration leadership roles. She then was the commercial lead for exploration in Alaska with Arco before moving into corporate strategy and financial advisory.
Carol earned a BS in Physics from Imperial College of Science and Technology in London, an MS in Geophysics from Durham University, and an MBA from Southern Methodist University. Carol serves on the Houston NACD Advisory Board, and is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.