Based in London, Iva Piombini is a core member of Egon Zehnder’s Financial Services Practice. She helps businesses find creative solutions to complex leadership issues and while she works across the sector, she has a particular focus on Insurance / InsurTech as well as Commercial Banking and Wealth Management. Iva is passionate about helping her clients put the people agenda at the forefront of their businesses agenda and has developed strong expertise in the HR function. She is also an active member of Egon Zehnder’s global Board Practice Group.
I love helping smart, driven and successful clients achieve their goals.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Iva spent 13 years with Goldman Sachs International in London with responsibility for multi-asset coverage of UK corporates and asset managers. While holding a series of sales and risk advisory roles in Goldman’s Securities and Investment Banking divisions, she focused on providing financial risk management solutions related to her clients’ business, financing, and M&A activity.
Originally from Belgrade, Iva moved to the UK where she earned a BSc in engineering and business (First Class) from the University of Warwick. She speaks fluent English and French in addition to her native Serbian, and in her free time enjoys exercising, practicing yoga, traveling and baking.