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At Egon Zehnder, we take our deep industry and functional expertise and convert it into usable insights for our clients and candidates. Whether an article, a speech, a video, or an event, what we say and create must add value. We’re proud of doing work that contributes to successful careers, stronger companies, and a better world.

Who's Really On Board?

Egon Zehnder's 2018 Global Board Diversity Tracker captures fourteen years of data on the world’s largest companies to see how much progress has actually been made on board diversity.
 

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The CEO: A Personal Reflection

Egon Zehnder asked over 400 of the world’s top CEOs what it means to be an effective leader today

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2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit

For its eighth annual summit, senior marketing leaders from companies like Coca-Cola, Facebook, Google, and more convened at Kellogg School of Management explore the emerging opportunities and obstacles in marketing.

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Our Culture is Our Secret Sauce

Egon Zehnder’s Benito Cachinero in conversation with Workday SVP, People and Performance Evangelist Greg Pryor on how culture is the key to delivering for employees and clients alike.

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The changing face of power

Global CEO practice leader Kati Najipoor-Schütte explains the role of power in top management today, and what the inner workings of a leadership personality have to do with this, in an article for the Harvard Business Manager Special Edition “Macht” (Power).

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Beware PE Sponsors: Your Portfolio Company CFOs Will Start Referencing You

The role of CFO in PE-backed companies continues to evolve from accountant to business leader. A group of PE CFOs joined to discuss the biggest challenges facing their success today.

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Egon Zehnder at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit

As CMOs continue to face obstacles in the dynamic business world, it’s important to remember the primary takeaways, gleaned while surrounded by peers who have faced or are facing similar situations, from the 2018 Marketing Leadership Summit.

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Is Your Board Tech-Ready?

Few boards have enough tech savvy in the boardroom and even fewer have tech committees. Egon Zehnder's Lindsay Trout shares what boards need to do to be tech-ready in today's world.

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Our Culture is Our Secret Sauce

Our Culture is Our Secret Sauce

Egon Zehnder’s Benito Cachinero in conversation with Workday SVP, People and Performance Evangelist Greg Pryor on how culture is the key to delivering for employees and clients alike.

Semiconductor Talent Leaders Share the Top Challenges Facing the Industry

Semiconductor Talent Leaders Share the Top Challenges Facing the Industry

Egon Zehnder’s Global Semiconductor Practice Group assembled a group of human resources executives from some of the world’s leading semiconductor companies for a dinner conversation focused on the trends and challenges facing the industry.

2018 Global Board Diversity Tracker: Who's Really On Board?

2018 Global Board Diversity Tracker: Who's Really On Board?

Egon Zehnder tracked gender and international diversity on boards around the world for the past 14 years. Where do 44 countries stack up?

Addressing the Gender Disparity Problem in the Modern Workplace

Addressing the Gender Disparity Problem in the Modern Workplace

Egon Zehnder's Loula Lefkaritis discusses the chances of achieving parity in our lifetimes in a panel session at the Milken Institute in London.

The changing face of power

The changing face of power

Global CEO practice leader Kati Najipoor-Schütte explains the role of power in top management today, and what the inner workings of a leadership personality have to do with this, in an article for the Harvard Business Manager Special Edition “Macht” (Power).

Egon Zehnder's First Lady

Egon Zehnder's First Lady

Chairwoman Jill Ader discusses the future of leadership in a feature with Wirtschaft Magazine.

Beware PE Sponsors: Your Portfolio Company CFOs Will Start Referencing You

Beware PE Sponsors: Your Portfolio Company CFOs Will Start Referencing You

The role of CFO in PE-backed companies continues to evolve from accountant to business leader. A group of PE CFOs joined to discuss the biggest challenges facing their success today.

Egon Zehnder at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit

Egon Zehnder at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit

As CMOs continue to face obstacles in the dynamic business world, it’s important to remember the primary takeaways, gleaned while surrounded by peers who have faced or are facing similar situations, from the 2018 Marketing Leadership Summit.

Leaders & Daughters, Montreal 2018 Highlights

Leaders & Daughters, Montreal 2018 Highlights

On April 12, 2018, Egon Zehnder hosted its first annual Leaders & Daughters event in Montreal. The event brought together an intimate group of high-powered men and women and their daughters and mentees in hopes of spotlighting the motivations and challenges confronting the next generation of professional women.

7 Key Takeaways from Founders Forum Dusseldorf

7 Key Takeaways from Founders Forum Dusseldorf

Egon Zehnder partner Karim Jalbout shares the biggest highlights from the twelfth annual Founders Forum.

Talent Pipeline: Strengthening Leadership in Midstream Private Equity

Talent Pipeline: Strengthening Leadership in Midstream Private Equity

How private equity needs to assess potential chief executive officers and chief financial officers.

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, GoFundMe

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, GoFundMe

Egon Zehnder's Kristi Maynor spoke with GoFundMe's CMO Raquel Rozas at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, Peapod

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, Peapod

Egon Zehnder's Amanda Roberts spoke with the CMO of Peapod Carrie Bienkowski at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with Kellogg Professor Jim Stengel

Interview with Kellogg Professor Jim Stengel

Egon Zehnder's Kristi Maynor spoke with former CMO of Procter & Gamble and current Kellogg professor Jim Stengel at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with President, KFC United States

Interview with President, KFC United States

Egon Zehnder's Kristi Maynor spoke with KFC U.S. President Kevin Hochman at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with Kellogg's Greg Carpenter

Interview with Kellogg's Greg Carpenter

Egon Zehnder's Cynthia Soledad spoke with Greg Carpenter from the Kellogg School of Management at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, VR/AR, Facebook

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, VR/AR, Facebook

Egon Zehnder's Sarah Van Dyck spoke with the CMO of VR/AR and Facebook, Rebecca Van Dyck, at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, Clorox

Interview with Chief Marketing Officer, Clorox

Egon Zehnder's Sarah Van Dyck spoke with Clorox CMO Eric Reynolds at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with SVP Strategic Marketing, Coca-Cola

Interview with SVP Strategic Marketing, Coca-Cola

Egon Zehnder's Amanda Roberts spoke with The Coca-Cola Company's SVP Strategic Marketing Geoff Cottrill at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Leadership Summit.

Interview with General Manager, U.S. Chromebooks

Interview with General Manager, U.S. Chromebooks

Egon Zehnder's Cynthia Soledad spoke with the General Manager of U.S. Chromebooks Zena Arnold at the 2018 Kellogg Marketing Summit.

Is Your Board Tech-Ready?

Is Your Board Tech-Ready?

Few boards have enough tech savvy in the boardroom and even fewer have tech committees. Egon Zehnder's Lindsay Trout shares what boards need to do to be tech-ready in today's world.

Female Leadership in the Legal Sector

Female Leadership in the Legal Sector

During an interview with the consultant Ângela Pêgas, from Egon Zehnder Brazil, the attorney José Eduardo Carneiro Queiroz, partner-director at Mattos Filho, a company based in São Paulo, comments on the election of 80% of female partners in 2018. The video tackles core issues related to female leadership such as maternity leave, flexible schedules and the presence of women in a traditionally conservative environment.

Semiconductors Talent Leaders

Semiconductors Talent Leaders

Egon Zehnder’s Global Semiconductor Practice Group recently assembled a group of human resources executives from some of the world’s leading semiconductor companies for a dinner conversation focused on the trends and challenges facing the industry.

Leaders & Daughters, São Paulo, 2018 – Full Debate
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Leaders & Daughters, São Paulo, 2018 – Full Debate

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