Erin Maier, based in New York, is an active member of Egon Zehnder’s Digital and FinTech practices while also more broadly covering media and technology. Clients value her ability to understand their challenges and provide sound, insightful advice for navigating difficult situations, from technology and change management issues across acquisition integration all the way to corporate transformations and restructuring. Erin draws on over a decade of management-level experience advising and guiding executive teams, helping them develop transformative programs and take inclusive approaches to overcome roadblocks and drive growth.
A strong leader positively impacts not only an organization, but also an industry or even an entire society. I love helping the right people find the right roles to make that magic happen.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Erin spent 11 years at Dow Jones in New York, where she advanced to the position of Senior Vice President of Strategic Projects, overseeing the integration of three major acquisitions as well as various multimillion-dollar savings initiatives. That was preceded, in chronological order, by the roles of Corporate Communications Manager, Business Operations Manager, Chief of Staff to the CEO, and Senior Vice President of Technology Strategy & Operations. Erin began her career as a Senior Public Relations Associate with the STARKMAN consultancy, also in New York.
Erin earned a BA from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts with a year studying abroad at the University of Oxford in England. She and her husband have two children.