Tim Landy


consultant name

Tim Landy Egon Zehnder, London


Tim Landy, based in London, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Board Consulting, Health, Consumer, and Technology practice groups. In addition to searching for appropriate candidates to fill C-suite and non-executive positions, Tim is passionate about working with clients on leadership assessment, succession planning and development.


Before joining Egon Zehnder, Tim gained hands-on experience in general management, sales and marketing, working within pharmaceuticals, consumer healthcare and diagnostics industries. Amongst other roles, Tim served as a General Manager in the Netherlands for Abbott and as Global Head of Business Development and Strategy for a diagnostics division at Novartis. Tim began his business career as a strategy consultant for the Monitor Group, where he led projects for multinational clients in the consumer goods, medical devices, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals industries.

Tim earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oxford University, where he read Physics, Philosophy and Psychology. He went on to complete an MSc in Neuroscience at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London and a PhD in Biochemistry at the MRC Laboratory for Cell and Molecular Biology, University College London. Tim also holds an MBA from INSEAD.

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Comfort with Paradox

Most CEOs and boards name succession, both for the CEO and for business unit leaders, as their biggest strategic challenge. While this leadership challenge exists for every industry, it is particularly acute in the consumer sector, where many of the successive waves of disruption first hit.

consultant name

Tim Landy Egon Zehnder, London