Selena Loh LaCroix


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Selena Loh LaCroix Egon Zehnder, Dallas


Selena LaCroix, based in Dallas, leads Egon Zehnder’s Technology and Communications Practice globally. She also leads the firm’s US Semiconductor Practice. Selena is deeply experienced in board level consulting and senior executive talent management in the technology sector, with expertise in the semiconductor and smart devices segments. Selena also represents Fortune 500 and private equity owned portfolio companies recruiting general counsels and strategic legal talent.


Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Selena was a senior international attorney with experience in major international law firms as well as in-house. With Texas Instruments, Selena was based in Dallas and Taipei, serving as senior counsel in various leadership roles including Mergers & Acquisitions, Asia Pacific, and divisional general counsel for technology, manufacturing, and the semiconductor businesses. At Honeywell International, Selena was Asia Pacific General Counsel, based in Shanghai. Her experience includes US and cross-border joint ventures, M&A, intellectual property licensing and monetization, global corporate governance and compliance, and litigation management. Selena began her career as an attorney in private practice in Singapore, focusing on intellectual property and admiralty law.

Selena completed the Graduate Program in American Law at the University of California at Berkeley & Davis. She also received an LLB from the National University of Singapore. Selena is admitted to practice law in Singapore, California, and the UK.

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Board Excellence in Both Strategy and Oversight

In today’s environment, boards are expected to fulfill their traditional oversight and compliance role and also add value through strategic insight and guidance.

Fluid Boundaries, New Challenges

Legacy organizations must respond – or risk their survival. While each organization will transform itself in a different way, each transformation is certain to have digital at its core, because digital is driving the changes in consumer expectations, markets and products.

Market Wired – Selena Loh LaCroix Joins IDT Board

Integrated Device Technology (IDT) has appointed Egon Zehnder consultant Selena Loh LaCroix to its Board of Directors, reports

Cybersecurity Trends and the Rise of the CISO

High CISO Turnover

With the ongoing drumbeat of security breaches at corporations and other institutions, it shouldn’t be surprising that the job of chief information security officer is considered one of the toughest slots on the organizational chart.

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Cybersecurity Dinner 2015 New York

The combination of data ubiquity, decentralized control and sophisticated new underworld actors presents organizations with a perfect storm to be confronted by their information security leadership.

Evaluating and Attracting Your Next CISO: More Sophisticated Approaches For a More Sophisticated Role

The role of the chief information security offi cer (CISO) has changed dramatically in the last decade. No longer merely a digital sheriff called on to protect the fi rm’s data valuables, the CISO is expected to act as a full strategic partner with the rest of the C-suite.

Cybersecurity Dinner 2015

In February 2015, President Obama, speaking at a White House Summit on cybersecurity and consumer protection, declared that the Internet has become a sort of Wild West, where private corporations are prime targets of hackers and cyber criminals.

Semiconductor Leadership Imperatives

The semiconductor industry, a prime driver of the global economy for more than five decades, may be entering a period of significant transition. The path forward promises plenty of twists and turns, confronting senior leaders with fresh challenges and complex choices.

Beyond Asia experience on your board

Asia has figured prominently in many western multinationals’ strategies. Recognizing this, many of our US and European client boards have sought board members who have deep experience working and leading in Asia. The desire for this experience makes perfect sense, but the most effective boards also recognize that factors beyond this Asia experience will determine whether a new director proves to be a successful addition to the board.

What We Heard – A New General Counsel for a New World

What kinds of skills do general counsels need today? This article builds upon Egon Zehnder’s presentation at its Annual European General Counsel event in Paris on March 29 and 30, 2017.

General Counsel Roundtable – Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing

In April 2017 Egon Zehnder brought together a notable group of General Counsels and Legal/ Compliance Heads in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing GCs in Greater China. Several themes emerged during the roundtable events—themes that are relevant to any GCs in the region.

Technology and Communications Practice Profile

The boundaries that long defined tech company charters are being erased by technological convergence. Has your senior talent strategy kept pace?

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Selena Loh LaCroix Egon Zehnder, Dallas