Based in Paris, Edouard Murat is active across Egon Zehnder’s Industrial, Digital, and Human Resources practices. His deep international experience recruiting general managers and chief technology officers has earned him a well-deserved reputation as a valuable advisor to clients.
I am energized by connecting with leaders in an authentic way to help them build their visions.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Edouard was an AI research recruitment manager at Google in Mountain View, California, tasked with building that company’s artificial intelligence research labs and Pixel embedded engineering team. Before that he was involved in developing several technology companies, leveraging artificial intelligence for applicant tracking systems and building an international digital marketplace. Earlier, Edouard served as a sales manager and technical recruiter at Extia. He launched his career as a product manager at Schneider Electric.
Edouard earned an MSc in engineering from MINES ParisTech and an MBA from INSEAD in Singapore and in France. He is passionate about science and technology and supports several startups. Outside work, Edouard enjoys spending time with his wife and son and playing tennis and rugby. Besides his native French, he speaks fluent English.