Gabriel Andrade


consultant name

Gabriel Andrade Egon Zehnder, Munich


Gabriel Andrade, based in Munich, is deeply experienced in the technology segments of the systems & services and ERP software industries. He is also expert in the CIO space. Gabriel has led numerous high-profile CEO succession projects and has been instrumental in placing many senior technology experts in global board roles. Gabriel provides global technology corporations with strategic insights on their market footprint, outside-in views from clients, and senior talent trends. Moreover, in the course of his career with Egon Zehnder, he has assessed close to 1,000 technology executives. Gabriel led Egon Zehnder’s Technology and Communications Practice until 2011. From 2012 to 2013, he led Egon Zehnder’s global innovation platform, helping the firm drive multiple service innovations to clients worldwide. He has special experience in advising both Japanese corporations and MNCs on key leadership issues.


Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Gabriel was a Partner at CSC Index, serving on the Management Committee with responsibility for recruiting and staff development, and consulting primarily in the telecommunications industry. Previously, he was a Senior Consultant at Bain & Company, focusing on M&A and financial services. Gabriel started his professional career with Baring Securities as an Institutional Sales Executive for institutional investors in Switzerland, France, and Austria. When the Baring team switched to BZW, he was appointed Assistant Vice President.

Gabriel earned a BA in Economics from the Instituto Tecnólogico Autónomo de Mexico and a PhD in Economics at the University of Vienna, where he also worked as a research assistant at the Institute for Higher Studies.

News and Publications

Do the Right Thing and Do It Well

What can CHROs do to enhance their HR function and take it to the next level? In a bid to answer this tough question we interviewed a number of CHROs at some of the world's leading companies renowned for their best-in-class HR practices.

Delivering the Connected Car

Automotive OEMs must work in fundamentally new and different ways to deliver the Connected Car that consumers so clearly desire. The shift begins with objectively assessing and developing leaders’ potential to drive deep strategic change and build more open cultures that effectively integrate diverse expertise.

Riding the waves

Gabriel Andrade and John Grumbar argue that shorter economic cycles call for new levels of inner strength and responsiveness.

Digital Is All About Leadership Dialogue

In the digital age, companies in every industry must unleash a new wave of innovation – or be disrupted by aggressive new competitors. Digital is transforming everything from consumer behavior to employee engagement to the management of cities and infrastructure.

consultant name

Gabriel Andrade Egon Zehnder, Munich


Gabriel Andrade

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