Katie Sumpton, based in Sydney, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Financial Services, Financial Officers, and Real Estate Services practices. She advises local and international clients across a wide range of sectors on executive and talent management and leadership development.
I believe that people really do make the difference, and I enjoy discovering their unique experiences, qualities, and potential — and helping them join great companies where they can make an impact, grow, and be happy.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Katie had a global career with Booz & Company, working in Sydney, New York, and Dubai. She specialized in advising senior managers of major financial institutions on strategy formulation, organizational design and development, and strategic transformation. In particular, Katie worked with large international and regional banks to support their expansion and optimize their performance.
Katie earned an MBA from Harvard Business School as well as a B.Eng (Civil) with first class honors and the University Medal and a B.Com in Finance and Marketing from the University of Sydney. She is passionate about her two children, enjoys sports, and plays on a soccer team.