Arnaud Tesson, based in Boston, leads Egon Zehnder’s US Asset Management Practice and primarily serves clients in the financial services sector, with particular focus on asset and wealth management, life insurance, and retail financial services. He is active in the firm’s Board Advisory practice and counsels clients on CEO succession, board recruiting, and board effectiveness.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Arnaud held various management roles for Capital One Financial Corporation, including Country Manager for France, based in Paris, and Director of Marketing and Analysis for several lines of business in the US and internationally. He has extensive experience in direct and database marketing techniques as well as in credit risk management. Previously, Arnaud was with Bain and Company, based in Boston and Hong Kong, where he advised clients on strategic issues in the financial services, retail and high tech industries. He began his career as an investment banker in Paris and London.
Arnaud earned a BA, Economy and Finance, from Institut d’Etudes Politiques in Paris, a BA in Business Law from University of Paris Dauphine, and an MBA with High Distinction from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.