Ashley Summerfield Egon Zehnder, London
Ashley Summerfield, based in London, leads Egon Zehnder’s global Board Consulting Practice. He is also active in the firm’s CEO and Financial Officers Practices. Ashley provides CEO and CFO search, leads searches for board chairs and non-executive directors, and conducts external board effectiveness reviews. He is a trusted senior advisor to scores of prestigious clients including the UK’s largest commercial property development and investment company; a major advertising and marketing services group; a global leader in sustainable technologies; a large commodities trading group; and an international private equity firm. Ashley also works closely with family-owned businesses, not-for-profit and public sector organizations.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Ashley co-founded Central Europe Trust with Nigel Lawson, former Chancellor of the Exchequer, and others. This is a corporate finance advisory business, specialising in Central and Eastern Europe. His early career was with Booz Allen and Hamilton, the strategy consultants.
Ashley has an MA from Cambridge University and an MPPM from Yale University.