Neeraj Sagar


consultant name

Neeraj Sagar Egon Zehnder, Bangalore


Neeraj Sagar, based in Bangalore, co-leads Egon Zehnder’s Industrial Practice in the Asia Pacific region. He performs executive searches, searches for non-executive directors, leadership team assessments and development coaching for senior leaders. Neeraj is also a trusted advisor on corporate governance matters while actively serving as a member of the firm’s Family Business Advisory and CEO Practice.


Before joining Egon Zehnder, Neeraj was with McKinsey & Company in Singapore, preceded by a role at The Boston Consulting Group in Chicago. Prior to that, he spent time working for Schlumberger in Nigeria, the U.K. and the U.S. He launched his career at Engineers India Limited (EIL) in New Delhi as a Plant Operations and Commissioning Engineer.

Neeraj completed a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from TKIET in India, an MS in Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

News and Publications

Challenges in building a leadership pipeline – Perspectives from South India

Egon Zehnder organized a roundtable discussion on 21 March 2014 in Chennai, India, with senior HR leaders across industries to discuss the leadership-related challenges faced by the companies in Chennai.

What it takes to succeed as a Multinational Company CEO in India

Many businesses are keen to leverage the huge potential of the Indian market. However, gaining a successful foothold in India takes perseverance and a real effort to adapt to the nuances particular to this country.

consultant name

Neeraj Sagar Egon Zehnder, Bangalore