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Leadership Development Programs

The questions posed to leaders have never been more difficult. Globalization, convergence, disruption, and uncertainty pose increasingly challenge demands on leadership. This is why companies today want more than a consultant; they want to co-create customized leadership solutions in true partnership with trusted, long-term advisors.

At Egon Zehnder, we are built on a foundation that supports partnership in the truest sense of the word and aligns our interests with the interests of our clients. Our 525+ consultants across 63 offices and 36 countries are former industry and functional leaders who collaborate seamlessly across geographies, industries and functions to deliver the full power of the Firm to every client, every time. 

Our leadership solutions cover individual, team and organizational effectiveness, development and cultural transformation. These include executive and CEO search; board advisory; CEO succession; and individual, team, and organizational assessment to unlock potential at all levels. We focus on your specific leadership needs, whether facing disruption, building a culture of innovation, managing talent in mergers and acquisitions, expanding globally, driving growth, or supporting a generational shift in a family business. 

We have extensive expertise working closely with operating partners, CEOs, and governing boards of many of the world’s most successful companies. We provide the leadership solutions that will ensure your organization’s success — for today and for the future.

Together, we can transform people, organizations and the world through leadership.

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In Executive Search, we have assisted in the appointment of more than 1,200 CEOs in the past five years, advising boards through a robust and future-oriented process. Our global Board Practice, with a unique reach and deep network, has performed more than 3,600 assignments and placements in the past five years alone. And our Executive Assessment and Development team has partnered with more than 30 percent of the world’s top 1,000 organizations, assessing more than 10,000 executives over the past three years.

Whether we are identifying, assessing, or developing your organization’s leadership, we have proprietary tools to support your goals. These include our Potential Model, which helps clients understand how to identify and unlock their executives’ full capabilities, our Transformative Leadership Framework, a blueprint for leaders to trigger disruptive change, and iQ, our “Innovation Quotient” approach, which helps organizations build a culture of successful innovation. We have also partnered with Mobius Executive Leadership to create our acclaimed invitation-only Executive Breakthrough Program — a unique and powerful approach to developing your most senior leaders.
 



Leadership Development Programs Consultants

Francesco Buquicchio

Francesco Buquicchio

Milan, Rome

Global Lead

Francesco Buquicchio, based in Milan, is the global leader of the Leadership Advisory practice and is a trusted advisor to CEOs and family… Read more

Heloise Nel

Heloise Nel

Sub-Saharan Africa Office Leader

Heloise Nel is the Managing Partner of Egon Zehnder’s Sub-Saharan Africa Office and leads Egon Zehnder’s Mining & Metals practice globally. Read more

Alexei Sokolov

Alexei Sokolov

Sub-Saharan Africa

Alexei Sokolov is trusted by consumer goods companies as a reliable source of advice on top-level executive appointments, talent strategy, management… Read more

Paulo Simoes

Paulo Simoes

Lisbon

Paulo Simoes advises clients across different technology, services, and industrial sectors. Based in Lisbon, he has deep experience recruiting,… Read more

Luis Gustavo Giolo

Luis Gustavo Giolo

Madrid Office Leader, Barcelona Office Leader, Lisbon Office Leader

Luis Giolo, based in Madrid, leads our Iberian Region and also co-leads the CEO and Board Succession practice in Brazil. He is deeply experienced in… Read more

Luis Carvajal

Luis Carvajal

Madrid, Barcelona, Lisbon

Luis Carvajal is Egon Zehnder’s office leader in Spain. He is active in the firm’s Technology and Communications Practice… Read more

Antonio Martínez Dalmau

Antonio Martínez Dalmau

Madrid

Antonio Martínez Dalmau, based in Madrid, helps clients in Europe and Latin America fill executive positions… Read more

Pablo Sagnier

Pablo Sagnier

Barcelona, Lisbon, Madrid

Pablo Sagnier, based in Madrid and Barcelona, has deep expertise in search and in assessment and development of boards and executive teams. Read more

Alessandra Tosi

Alessandra Tosi

Rome, Milan

Alessandra Tosi, based in Rome, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Industrial, Energy & CleanTech and CHRO practices. With her wide-ranging general business… Read more

Silvia Rapallo

Silvia Rapallo

Rome

Silvia Rapallo, based in Rome, leads Egon Zehnder’s global Communications and Connectivity Practice and is also an active member of the Firm’s… Read more

Aurelio Regina

Aurelio Regina

Rome

Aurelio Regina has spent much of his career advising senior leaders in communications, public affairs, and investor relations. Based in Egon Zehnder’s… Read more

Salvatore De Rienzo

Salvatore De Rienzo

Rome, Milan

Salvatore De Rienzo, based in Milan and Rome, is a trusted advisor in Egon Zehnder’s CEO Succession and Board Consulting practices. Read more

Andreas Gavrielides

Andreas Gavrielides

Athens Office Leader

Andreas Gavrielides founded Egon Zehnder’s Athens office and helped to establish the firm’s presence in Turkey and Central Europe. Read more

Lena Triantogiannis

Lena Triantogiannis

Athens, New York

Lena Triantogiannis co-leads Egon Zehnder’s partnership with Mobius Executive Leadership as well as its global Accelerated Integration practice. Read more

Marios Kassinos

Marios Kassinos

Athens

Based in Athens, Marios Kassinos primarily advises clients on executive recruitment as well as leadership and talent development. Read more

Rafaella Mazzoli

Rafaella Mazzoli

Milan Office Leader, Rome Office Leader

Rafaella Mazzoli is an active member of Egon Zehnder’s Global Consumer Practice and Leadership Advisory Practice, based in Milan. Read more


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