Richard Murray-Bruce


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Richard Murray-Bruce Egon Zehnder, London


Richard Murray-Bruce, based in London, leads Egon Zehnder’s global Asset Management Practice and is active in the firm’s Financial Services Practice. Richard advises clients on CEO and leadership executive appointments, non-executive appointments, and on critical distribution leadership, portfolio management, and functional leadership hires. A trusted advisor in leadership talent strategy, Richard provides customised leadership development services as well as coaching for asset management professionals. He is active in Egon Zehnder’s Executive Assessment and Development, CEO, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Board and Sustainability Practices.


Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Richard was a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group, where he led strategy, operations, and organisation engagements in multiple sectors including financial services, music, and retail. Previously, Richard was an analyst in the Energy investment banking team at Lehman Brothers.

Richard earned a BA from New College, Oxford University, an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in the US, and an MProf in Sustainable Development from Middlesex University.

News and Publications

Cultivating Transformational Leaders

In a world characterized by rapid change and increasing levels of complexity and uncertainty, asset management companies see new threats of disruption on the horizon.

Financial News – Richard Murray-Bruce – Asset Managers May Move Staff After Brexit

The Brexit vote has unleashed a flurry of activity in the recruitment market, reports Financial News. Richard Murray-Bruce, leader of Egon Zehnder’s Global Asset Management Pratice, confirms this trend.

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Richard Murray-Bruce on a concept that can offer a host of business opportunities.

Sovereign Wealth Funds Practice Profile

Egon Zehnder supports your Sovereign Wealth Fund with expert talent and governance strategies, thoughtfully crafted to optimize long-term performance and fulfill your unique mission. Our Practice includes consultants in every region where major and emerging SWFs resid

Asset Management Practice Profile

The asset management sector has been seriously affected by the events of the last three challenging years.

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Richard Murray-Bruce Egon Zehnder, London


Richard Murray-Bruce

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