Tanay Misra leads Egon Zehnder’s Consumer & Sustainability Practice for Asia-Pacific and is based out of Singapore. He advises clients on CEO development, organizational culture, leadership team effectiveness and integration of Senior Executives. He is passionate about helping clients build purposeful consumer-centric businesses with the aid of technology while adapting their leadership to succeed in volatile environments.
My purpose is to help leaders be their best. Better leadership builds a better world.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Tanay spent almost 14 years with Unilever, where his career trajectory took him from driving Local Sales in India to managing Regional Customers in Asia and then running Global Brands as Senior Global Brand Director across various categories. His work has taken him across Asia, Africa, America and Europe. He continues to be involved with helping early stage organizations scale-up within the Singapore and Asia ecosystem.
Tanay earned a BE (Bachelor of Engineering) in Civil Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering in New Delhi and a Post-graduate Diploma in Business Management from the XLRI School of Management in Jamshedpur. He is a fitness enthusiast and writer, has also published a book on the heritage of Delhi, and regularly blogs on life, leadership and biohacking, in addition to being a passionate photographer. Tanay is married to an entrepreneur who runs a business in the Health & Nutrition category and they have one son.