Greig Schneider Egon Zehnder, Boston
Greig Schneider, based in Boston, is a trusted advisor in CEO and C-Suite succession planning, merger integration, and senior leadership development based on holistic appraisals of leaders’ competencies and potential. He works primarily in Egon Zehnder’s Executive Assessment and Development Practice, which he has led globally, and in the firm’s Health Practice. Greig served as US Managing Partner from 2010 to 2016, and now serves on the Egon Zehnder Board of Directors.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Greig was Vice President of Strategy Consulting for the Foundation Strategy Group, formed by Harvard’s Michael Porter to provide strategy and implementation consulting to corporate and private foundations. Previously, Greig was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company, based in New Jersey and London, serving a variety of clients in the life sciences and technology industries with a strong focus on organizational work, particularly merger integration. Greig began his career as an officer in the United States Navy, first flying SH-60 helicopters and then serving in the Pentagon on the Chief of Naval Operations Staff, working on technology transfer issues.
Greig earned a BA (with distinction) from Cornell University, an MBA (with distinction) from Harvard Business School, and a Master of Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, where he was a Kennedy Scholar. Greig is a partner in Social Venture Partners, which provides funding and consulting support to help small not-for-profits gain traction and grow.