Andrea Kilpatrick

New York

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Andrea Kilpatrick Egon Zehnder, New York


Andrea is a core member of Egon Zehnder’s Media, Entertainment and Sports Practice and is based in our New York office. Working with both traditional and new media companies, she advises clients on organizational and senior leadership needs, especially around content creation, monetization and distribution. She is also a leader in the firm’s Social Sector practice where she works on CEO mandates for foundations and NGOs across sectors. Functionally, she focuses on General Management, Content and Legal positions.


Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Andrea spent eight years as a consultant with McKinsey & Company serving companies in the U.S. and abroad across multiple sectors with a focus on strategy, business-building and organizational effectiveness. Andrea was also a leader in the firm’s Nonprofit Practice working on foundation and NGO projects. Later in her career, Andrea built and ran a multi-state educational nonprofit organization in the U.S.

Andrea has a  J.D. from Harvard Law School, an MSc in Educational Studies from Oxford University, and a B.A. in English from Princeton University

News and Publications

Quality: Biopharma’s New Secret Weapon

Quality executives used to be the in-house police; internal affairs officers investigating production errors and mishaps and reporting them up the chain of command.

Stepping Into the Breach

The U.S. university is at an inflection point unlike anything it has experienced since its emergence at the beginning of the 20th century. The presidents of the largest universities oversee budgets that rival those of Fortune 1000 corporations and operations that can include medical centers, extensive real estate holdings, intellectual property portfolios, and athletic programs with lucrative television contracts and licensing deals.

consultant name

Andrea Kilpatrick Egon Zehnder, New York