Lily Surya leads Egon Zehnder’s Jakarta office and works closely with family businesses in the manufacturing, mining, agriculture, and process industries sectors. Lily leads Egon Zehnder’s Industrial Practice in Indonesia and is active in the CEO, Industrial, Financial Officers, and Family Business Advisory practices. She also guides private equity firms in talent recruitment.
It is a great privilege to learn about the individuals behind a company’s success. By helping candidates unleash their potential and realize their dreams, we impact our clients and society.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Lily led her own private equity firm focused on energy investments. Previously, she was Director of Business Development for Southeast Asia with Philips Electronics. Earlier, she was a Business Analyst at McKinsey & Company with expertise in banking, logistics, telecom, medical devices, consumer electronics, and oil and gas.
Lily has an MBA from Harvard Business School, a BS in industrial engineering and operations research from the University of California at Berkeley, and a BA in management engineering from Claremont McKenna College, in the United States. She is married with two young children and enjoys reading, shopping online, and playing with her three dogs.