Amanda Roberts Egon Zehnder, New York
Amanda Roberts, based in New York, is a trusted advisor to a range of US-based and global clients, with a particular focus on chief communications officers and chief marketing officers. She is deeply experienced in sales and marketing functions for both B2B and B2C businesses. Amanda leads searches for commercial executives across retail, QSR, technology, and consumer goods. She is active in Egon Zehnder’s Communications and Public Affairs Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, and Consumer Practices.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Amanda served as COO and led all marketing and business development initiatives at Management Leadership for Tomorrow, a national non-profit focused on high potential minorities. Amanda previously served as the Chief of Staff to the global Chairman of Young & Rubicam Brands, where she assisted with global leadership development programs and agency key accounts; as Vice President, Sales & Marketing at Wall Street Institute, where she traveled among 27 countries to establish franchised marketing and sales programs; and as Principal Consultant at The Parthenon Group, a strategic management consulting firm, where she worked across the consumer, healthcare, and education sectors. Earlier in her career, Amanda led national accounts at a targeted marketing start up, and led a retail sales force for the launch of wireless services in the telecommunications industry.
Amanda earned a BA from University of California at Berkeley and an MBA from Harvard Business School.