Todd Hutchings

Los Angeles, Palo Alto

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Todd Hutchings Egon Zehnder, Los Angeles, Palo Alto


Todd Hutchings, Egon Zehnder’s office leader in Los Angeles and Palo Alto, works with clients in technology, consumer, life sciences, and healthcare services. Todd leads talent assessment and recruiting across commercial, finance, technology and strategy functions, and is a trusted partner for companies in major transition requiring management assessment, benchmarking, and evaluation of leadership potential for their executives. Todd also supports corporate boards through recruitment of new directors and board effectiveness reviews.


Prior to Egon Zehnder, Todd served as Director of Business Planning and Strategy for Roche Diagnostics, based in Indianapolis, where he led big data analytics and directed market insights. He was also a Consultant with McKinsey & Company and the Monitor Group. Earlier in his career he worked at GE in Corporate Business Development and on the Corporate Audit Staff.

Todd earned a Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario. He serves on the board of Exceptional Minds, an organization focused on training and employment of young adults on the autism spectrum.

News and Publications

Rethinking Risk in Developing and Retaining Diverse Executives

We are long past the point when companies need to be reminded of the importance of diversity within their senior ranks.

What Makes an Ideal Private Equity CFO?

As private equity firms look to maximize value from their investments, it is critical to ensure that portfolio company management teams have the right capabilities to execute against their investment theses. Though in many cases the underlying premise will lie in backing an existing management team, it is increasingly common for private equity firms to bring in a new CFO early in the lifespan of an investment.

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Todd Hutchings Egon Zehnder, Los Angeles, Palo Alto