Jill Ader Egon Zehnder, London
Jill Ader, based in London, advises international and FTSE100 clients on board and CEO succession, board effectiveness and CEO/top team development. She runs the Firm’s CEO development program with our partners, Mobius, and is a coach to participants. She works largely for consumer facing businesses across consumer goods, retail and hospitality but her board effectiveness and succession experience has been across many sectors. Jill is a member of Egon Zehnder’s global board and chairs the firm’s People Committee.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Jill was with Kingfisher, the international retail group, based in London, where she started in Strategy and Planning at the Group level before taking up line responsibilities in Superdrug, running a region, leading Supply Chain, and then driving transformation through New Retail Format development. Previously, Jill was a Consultant with GAH, a spin-off of Boston Consulting Group, advising clients in retail, consumer, and services. Earlier, Jill was a Venture Capital Manager with NatWest Growth Options, in London.
Jill earned a BA from Nottingham University and an MBA from London Business School. She is a Trustee for Shooting Star Chase, a children's hospice charity in the UK.