Sander Koster Egon Zehnder, Amsterdam
Sander Koster, based in Amsterdam, provides executive search, talent strategy consulting, and leadership development. Sander is active in Egon Zehnder’s Industrial Practice, with a focus in Energy and capital intensive industries.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Sander was with Shell, where he served in commercial and general management roles in Russia, The Netherlands, Oman, and Nigeria. Sander saw the full breadth and depth of Shell’s upstream business as business advisor to the executive director responsible for Upstream International. In his last general management role at Shell, Sander was responsible for Shell’s unconventional business in Russia, both for operated ventures and for joint ventures with Gazprom. Previously, Sander was a strategy consultant with Bain & Company, based in Amsterdam and Boston, where he advised corporate clients as well as private equity investors.
Sander earned a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Delft University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.