Close filter

Irina Wolpert

Contact Details

+1 212 519 6046

Based in New York, Irina Wolpert is a sought-after member of Egon Zehnder’s Technology & Communications, Financial Services, and FinTech practices. She draws on extensive international leadership experience across these industries as well as a deep Go-To-Market (GTM) and operational background to support clients in meeting the challenges of CEO succession, CEO, CRO, and CMO searches, increasing boards’ effectiveness, and developing talent. She is recognized for her passion, energy, and innovative thinking and is also active in the Firm’s Marketing & Sales practice.

I feel privileged to impact the most critical part of any company’s success, namely its people. It’s about paving the way for a new generation of impactful, values-driven leaders while propelling sustainable growth and positive outcomes.

Before joining Egon Zehnder, most recently Irina was Amazon’s Global Head of Sales Enablement & Go-to-Market Strategy. That was preceded by 15 years at American Express in the U.S., Europe, and Asia in leadership roles spanning product management, marketing, business development, and sales enablement.

Irina completed an MBA in international marketing at the Thunderbird School of Global Management, followed by various leadership programs at Columbia and Wharton Business Schools. A big believer in the power of mentorship, she has focused on empowering a new generation of female leaders to thrive in their work environments. Outside work, Irina is passionate about everything related to dance and loves experiencing other cultures while traveling with her husband and two children.

Get in touch
Send Irina a Message
Browse all
Thought Leadership

Related Experts Around the Globe

Golnaz Bahmanyar

Golnaz Bahmanyar

Middle East

Based in Dubai since 2008, Golnaz leads Egon Zehnder’s Consumer and Retail Practice in the Middle East, serving regional and multinational clients in… Read more

Gesa-Kristina Petersen

Gesa-Kristina Petersen

Hamburg

Based in Hamburg, Gesa-Kristina Petersen is part of both Egon Zehnder’s Technology & Communications and Human Resources practices. Read more

Nobuko Tabata

Nobuko Tabata

Tokyo

Nobuko Tabata, based in Tokyo, has deep expertise advising family businesses and improving diversity and gender parity in management… Read more

Changing language
Close icon

You are switching to an alternate language version of the Egon Zehnder website. The page you are currently on does not have a translated version. If you continue, you will be taken to the alternate language home page.

Continue to the website

Back to top