Sergio Salvador, based in Singapore, takes pride in leveraging his decades of international experience in senior management, marketing, business development and strategic alliances, across multiple industries, to empower leaders to achieve their objectives. His skill include individual and group -including boards- coaching, strategic planning, and leadership assessment and development, as well as executive search. Sergio’s business savvy, as well as his solid background in tech, digital, software and apps, are a major asset to his clients.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Sergio was Head of New Business and Innovation for Google, based in Tokyo. Before that, he led Mobile and Gaming at Google, based in Singapore, after serving as Head of Southeast Asia, Global Partnerships, also at Google Singapore. Previous to his stint at Google, Sergio focused on technology, mobile, apps, digital services and hardware at Electronic Arts, Yahoo! and Nokia in locations such as Barcelona, Madrid, London, and Hong Kong. He began his career by launching a successful startup in his native Spain.
Sergio earned a MA from the University of Zaragoza and later completed an Executive Leadership Program at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is also an Executive Leadership Coach, accredited with the International Coach Federation, and regularly lectures and speaks at universities, business schools, and industry events, sharing his extensive knowledge in technology, educating the next generation of leaders.
In the past, Sergio also served as Vice Chair of the Innovation Committee of the Interactive Advertising Bureau, and currently serves as Board Director of the Avelife Foundation, a Singapore-based non-profit educational NGO that promotes green innovation.