Eduen Mobayed is a trusted advisor to leaders in the MENA region across industry, real estate, construction, life sciences, education, private equity, and sovereign wealth funds. His clients include regional and international diversified groups, regional conglomerates, government, NGOs, and family-owned businesses. Eduen has led several senior-level international and regional executive searches resulting in C-Suite appointments, senior investment specialists, and regional/country managing directors. He also leads non-executive director search, advises clients in CEO succession, and provides leadership assessment and development for key organizational transformation. Eduen is active in Egon Zehnder’s Services, Industrial, CEO Succession, and Leadership Strategy Services practices and in the firm’s Family Business Advisory.
Eduen has 26 years of general management experience in North America, Europe, and the Middle East. Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, he was Vice President Sales Europe for SPX Valley Forge. Previously, Eduen was Group Vice President Global CRM and KAM for ABB, based in Switzerland. His previous roles include: EMEA Regional Manager Power Systems, Hubbell Inc., in the U.S.; OEM/After-market LV/MV Distribution Segment Manager, General Electric, U.S.; and various management roles at Westinghouse Electric Co. in Europe and the U.S.
Eduen earned a BS in electrical engineering from Syracuse University in the U.S. and an MBA in general management from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.