Harshad Sardesai

Harshad Sardesai Practice Group Leader, Palo Alto

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Mobile Devices & Apps

Mobile Devices & Apps – a vast ecosystem connected by the wireless transmission of data, providing end users internet enabled applications and access to the worldwide web – is a singularly dynamic global technology segment.

Mobile is about designing technology that connects seamlessly so consumers and employees have the best and most relevant content at their fingertips, whenever and wherever they need it.

Talent Imperatives

Tri-lingual. Able to speak the languages of technology, consumer experience, and business strategy

Obsessed. Consumed with finding innovative ways to capture, store, organize and analyze data, and so reshape business models in every industry

Seductive. Leads organizations to seamlessly integrate hardware and software that engages users with delightful, productive, and creative experiences

Fertile. Builds strong partner relationships to nurture an abundant product ecosystem, creating a virtuous cycle and sustainable competitive advantage

How can Egon Zehnder support the Mobile Devices & Apps industry?

Speed. We sustain the deep connections required to meet your needs, rapidly and to excellent effect. Our consultants work extensively across functions and have thriving relationships across big data, our Intelligent Systems, and telco. As important, our experts see the world as you do, requiring minimal time to kick-off an assignment or deliver the specific expertise required for even the most sophisticated assignments in Mobile Devices & Apps.

  • Range. We nurture lateral thinking and surface candidates who would otherwise remain in a separate sandbox. Our consultants are experts in assessing talent in each functional area, in each product vertical, and in each industry. We know what businesses need to succeed in the ever-expanding, increasingly competitive mobile world.
  • Foresight. We have strong ties to companies of all sizes, from start-ups and their investors, to recently IPO’d companies, to established F100 players. These relationships give us an insider’s perspective on the future, firmly grounded in the now

How we operate

  • Global. We know and understand all the major mobile device and apps talent pools, from Silicon Valley heavy-weights, to startups in New York, Berlin, or Shanghai, manufacturers in Taiwan and coders in Bangalore. Our global reach gives us local relationships in all the key markets
  • Integrated. Our business is built around both executive search and leadership strategy services, which means that Egon Zehnder can help you assess and build internal talent and recruit externally, in whatever blend each situation requires
  • Experienced. Our consultants bring deep industry experience, and the relationships that come with it, to their work advising the world’s leading companies on talent strategies
Harshad Sardesai

Harshad Sardesai Practice Group Leader, Palo Alto

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