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  • March 2020

ZURICH – March 26, 2020 – Egon Zehnder, the world’s preeminent leadership advisory firm, today announced its results for fiscal 2019, reporting revenues of CHF 746 million, a 3% increase over 2018 at constant exchange rates. Sustained growth was seen across its leadership advisory services, including CEO search and succession, board advisory offerings and leadership development. As a privately owned partnership, Egon Zehnder operates globally with a debt-free, strong balance sheet.

“We are part of a new era in which change has become systemic, with far-reaching consequences,” stated Jill Ader, Egon Zehnder’s Chairwoman. “Our clients are seeking both purpose and successful business performance.” In 2019, the Firm reported accelerated growth in its integrated leadership advisory services offerings, with executive search at the center. “Our continued growth is a testament to our work for leaders, balancing purpose and profits,” commented Egon Zehnder CEO Ed Camara. “We have an unmatched global footprint, and a well-balanced geographic portfolio that gives us a strong competitive advantage to explore growth opportunities in every relevant market around the world.” As of October 2019, Egon Zehnder had more than 500 Consultants worldwide, a net increase of 48 Consultants from 2018.

About Egon Zehnder

Egon Zehnder is the world’s preeminent leadership advisory firm, sharing one goal: to help people and organizations transform through leadership. We know what great leaders can do and are passionate about delivering the best solutions for our clients. As One Firm, our more than 500 Consultants in 68 offices and 40 countries combine our individual strengths to form one powerful collaborative team. We partner closely with public and private corporations, family-owned enterprises, and non-profit and government agencies to provide a comprehensive range of integrated services: Board advisory, CEO search and succession, executive search, executive assessment, leadership development and organizational transformation. Our goal is that the work we do contributes to successful careers, stronger companies – and a better world.

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