Anna Auerbach, based in New York, is a core member of Egon Zehnder’s Technology and Digital and HR practices with experience in multiple industries. Coupling her strong background in professional services with her deep expertise in software and analytics, she has a special focus on Chief Product Officers.
I’m excited about helping companies find tomorrow’s leaders. Every company’s success, culture and competitiveness are determined more than anything else by its leadership.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Anna successfully launched, led, and exited her startup, Werk, which pioneered Saas analytics for HR policies and benefits. Werk’s software and data were featured in HBR, Fast Company, WSJ, Bloomberg, and other publications. Anna began her career at McKinsey & Co., where she focused on the tech sector with significant work in the organizations practice. She then worked at two niche consulting firms, leading one as the Chief Operating Officer.
She earned a BA in economics and psychology from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She is bilingual, speaking fluent English and Russian.