Amy Son


consultant name

Amy Son Egon Zehnder, Seoul


Amy Son is experienced in global financial services specialized in insurance sector. With her previous corporate roles in multinational companies, Amy is deeply experienced in leadership and talent strategy, business process and organization design. She provides a broad range of services, from executive search, executive assessment and development, and general advice on organizational matters. She is active in Egon Zehnder’s Consumer & Financial Services Practices.


Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Amy was the Head of Result Delivery Office for AIA Korea, where she managed strategic and operational projects across the company focusing on delivering financial results and aligning processes and organization to strategic direction. Previously, Amy was a senior manager at DKV, where she led the setup of a corporation in Korea including obtaining the business license from the government and setting up organization, business process and IT system. She started her career at Andersen Consulting (renamed to Accenture) as an Analyst where she was engaged in Business Process Reeingineering and Customer Relationship Management projects and led Project Management Office for multiple system build projects. She was also engaged in international projects working for financial clients in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia.

Amy earned a BS in Political Science and Diplomacy from Yonsei University, and an MBA in Art and Cultural Management from Hongik University.

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Comfort with Paradox

Most CEOs and boards name succession, both for the CEO and for business unit leaders, as their biggest strategic challenge. While this leadership challenge exists for every industry, it is particularly acute in the consumer sector, where many of the successive waves of disruption first hit.

consultant name

Amy Son Egon Zehnder, Seoul