Karan Narang, based in Gurgaon, leads Egon Zehnder’s Consumer-Technology segment in India and is a core member of Egon Zehnder’s Consumer Practice. He focuses on CEO succession, senior leadership hiring and Board composition across these sectors. He is also a competent advisor across several leadership topics - Leadership Assessments and Development; Organization Structure and Culture; Founders’ succession; and Family Business Advisory.
What excites me most about my work as a consultant is having opportunities to work closely with industry leaders and hone my understanding of what defines great leadership.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Karan was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Co. in the Gurgaon/New Delhi area. At McKinsey, Karan served clients in healthcare, industrials and energy (upstream oil and gas; renewables) across topics encompassing strategy, operations and organization. Karan was also involved actively with social/ development sector work, serving public sector and government clients in topics related to health, education and skilling.
Karan earned an MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery) degree from the University College of Medical Science of the University of Delhi, doing his physician’s internship in dermatology at Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, and an MBA with a specialization in strategy from the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow.