Dominique Laffy, based in London, focuses on global CEO succession and board appointments. Her clients span a range of consumer-facing sectors including retail, media, consumer goods, and services. Dominique serves quoted as well as private companies, including private equity-backed or family-owned businesses, and is often engaged in the assessment of private equity portfolio company management teams. She is active in Egon Zehnder’s CEO, Board Consulting, Consumer, and Private Equity practices.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Dominique spent nine years in management consulting, first with Bain & Company and subsequently with McKinsey & Company, based in New York and London. Her consulting practice focused on strategic and marketing-related issues facing global business-to-consumer clients ranging from retail financial services to packaged goods. She subsequently joined a growth capital fund, called Global Retail Partners, whose core investors were Carrefour, Microsoft, and DLJ. There, she invested in e-commerce and online media businesses.
Dominique earned an MBA with high distinction from Harvard Business School, an MA in entrepreneurship from HEC, and an MSc in aeronautical engineering from the French National School of Aeronautics and Space.