Julian Ho Egon Zehnder, Singapore
Julian Ho, based in Singapore, works with a broad range of industrial clients in the Asia Pacific region. He has deep experience facilitating the investments made by some of the world’s most significant MNCs in Singapore. This has given him insight into the leadership and talent needs of global companies in Asia. At the same time, Julian is experienced in helping global, regional and local enterprises leverage Singapore as their base for regional and global aspirations. His particular expertise is in the energy, chemicals, engineering and manufacturing sectors, and also works with Public Sector clients.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Julian was Assistant Managing Director with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB). The EDB is Singapore’s lead government agency for planning and executing strategies to enhance Singapore's position as a global business centre. In his 17 years there, Julian led various parts of EDB’s global operations in investment promotion, while based in London, Stockholm, and New York. As Assistant Managing Director, he had oversight of the engineering and industrial clusters in Singapore, including energy, chemicals, aerospace, marine and offshore, cleantech, electronics and precision engineering; as well as consumer-centric clusters like biomedical sciences and professional services.
Julian has a BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Engineering and a BA in Economics from Brown University, in the US. He also completed the Sloan Fellows Program (MBA) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management.