As a core member of Egon Zehnder’s U.S. Board and CEO Practices, Alan Hilliker advises boards and senior leadership at major public and private companies. He also advises private equity firms on leadership changes. During his over 20 years with the firm, Alan founded Egon Zehnder’s U.S. Financial Services Practice, founded its U.S. Private Equity Practice, and served as Managing Partner of the firm’s New York office.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Alan was a Capital Markets Coverage Officer at Lehman Brothers in New York, responsible for international clients. Previously, he was a Vice President in Risk Management at Goldman Sachs, working in New York, London and Tokyo. Alan directed Goldman’s risk management function in Asia for several years. Alan began his career in Chase Manhattan Bank’s Credit Audit Division, where he worked on projects in 20 different countries.
Alan holds a BA in Economics/English from the College of William & Mary and an MA in Economics from New York University. Alan is a Trustee of the College of William & Mary Foundation; is on the Advisory Board of the Bard Conservatory of Music; and the Advisory Board of the Aspen Institute, Business & Society Program. Alan also is a member of the Chairman's Council of the New-York Historical Society and serves on the Emeritus Council of The Olana Partnership.