Rachael De Renzy Channer is part of the Industrial Practice Group in London. She is an active member of the London Board Practice and also specialises in executive search and leadership solutions with a focus on manufacturing and business service industry sectors.
Rachael spent twelve years in the Army, having commissioned from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst into the Royal Artillery. A large part of her military career was spent focussing on leadership and development. Rachael retired from the Army with the rank of Major and joined Invensys Plc as part of a new Corporate Security team, before moving into the Corporate Strategy function where she was responsible for a complete re-imagining and implementation of the strategic planning approach across the business. She subsequently moved into the Schneider Electric UK & Ireland business as Head of Strategy Implementation; bringing a customer-centric approach to strategy execution. Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Rachael led Strategy at Avon Rubber, a UK industrial company and also led the Material Consultancy business.
Rachael has a BA (Hons) in War Studies from King’s College London, an MBA in Business Administration and Management and an MSc in Global Security from Cranfield University, she is also a qualified teacher and security consultant.
Rachael is passionate about finding and developing great leaders who will drive business results and develop high performing teams around them.