Bhawana Malhotra, based in Singapore, has deep expertise in health care and guides clients in the health, consumer, and technology sectors. As a member of Egon Zehnder’s Health, Consumer, and Technology and Communications practices, she helps clients with succession planning, coaching and development, executive and Board search. She also leads Egon Zehnder’s Culture Practice globally advising clients on how to think about and achieve the culture desired to realize ambition.
My operational and strategic experiences help me zone in on the best people, organizational, and culture solutions. Sharing these ideas with clients and candidates has the power to brighten my day.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Bhawana held several roles at Novartis Pharma including Commercial Execution Excellence for Asia, and Head of Insights and Analytics for the U.S business. She also helped launch Cosentyx, a biologic in the U.S. for patients with certain rheumatologic conditions. Previously, she was an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company US, assisting clients in the pharmaceutical, medical devices, and health-care services sectors. Bhawana began her career at Arthur Andersen in the audit and business consulting group in India.
Bhawana has a Bachelor of Commerce with honors from the Lady Shri Ram College for Women of Delhi University and an MBA in Strategy, Finance, and Operations at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She became a chartered accountant at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Bhawana is passionate about taking care of her daughters and her sister with special needs and enjoys vedic astrology, jewelry design, and dance.