Emanuel Riccabona draws on trust-based relationships to support his clients across industries in Executive Search and Assessment. Based in Vienna, he is active in Egon Zehnder’s Technology & Communications and Consumer practices and advises family businesses on recruiting for senior management and supervisory roles, as well as on succession and governance.
Being able to work as a trusted sparring partner, who can help with key people decisions, based on a deep understanding of a company’s strategy and culture is extremely rewarding.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Emanuel was Founder and CEO of the donation platform Impactory, worked as Vice President Group Development and Chief of Staff to the Chairman with Swarovski, and as Director of Sales with Groupon. He started his professional career with McKinsey & Company.
Emanuel studied political science, law, and business at the University of Vienna and Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Outside of work, his passions include his family, international politics, traditional card games, food, classical music and formal balls.