Sarah Stokar, based in Zurich, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Consumer, Retail & Luxury Practice and a member of the Firm’s Diversity Council. She is a trusted advisor to clients, drawing on her broad experience across mature and emerging markets. Sarah is passionate about helping organizations overcome gender, generational and life stage gaps.
I believe that courageous and truly responsible leaders are the source of genuine sustainability. To accompany these leaders on their quest of creating and nurturing winning teams is my true passion.
Prior to joining EZ, Sarah was Marketing Director Travel Retail for Europe & Africa at global beauty products company Coty in Geneva, which she had joined from Procter & Gamble in connection with a merger. At P&G she had held multiple local, regional, and global brand management positions in the hair care and fine fragrances categories. Her work has taken her across the Middle East, Eastern Europe and the Americas.
Sarah earned a BA in business and a Master’s in Strategy and International Management (SIM) from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland. Her outlook was additionally shaped by many years as a Girl Scout leader. Sarah enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and their two young sons, and is passionate about music