Eduen Mobayed

Dubai, Jeddah

consultant name

Eduen Mobayed Egon Zehnder, Dubai, Jeddah


Eduen Mobayed is a trusted advisor to leaders in the MENA region across industry, real estate (investments, development, infrastructure, commercial, retail mixed-use), construction, life sciences, education, private equity, and sovereign wealth funds. His clients include regional and international diversified groups, regional conglomerates, government, NGOs, and family owned businesses. Eduen has led several senior level international and regional executive searches resulting in appointments of chief executive officer, chief investment officers, chief financial officers, chief operating officers, chief human capital/resources, senior investment specialists, and regional/country managing directors. He also leads non-executive director search, advises clients in CEO succession, and provides leadership assessment and development for key organizational transformation.


Eduen is active in Egon Zehnder’s Services, Industrial, CEO Succession, and Leadership Strategy Services Practices, and in the firm’s Family Business Advisory. Eduen has 26 years of general management experience in North America, Europe and the Middle East. Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, he was Vice President Sales Europe for SPX Valley Forge. Previously, Eduen was Group Vice President Global CRM and KAM for ABB, based in Switzerland. His previous roles include: EMEA Regional Manager Power Systems, Hubbell Inc., in the US; OEM/After-market LV/MV Distribution Segment Manager, General Electric, US; and various management roles, Westinghouse Electric Co., Europe and the US.

Eduen earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University in the US and an MBA in General Management from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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Real Estate Services Practice Profile

The global Real Estate industry is in flux. In recent years, large amounts of investment capital flowed into the industry on the basis of optimistic higher growth projections and − more recently − as a safer asset class for investment.

consultant name

Eduen Mobayed Egon Zehnder, Dubai, Jeddah