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Catherine Zhu

Partner & Global Head of Sustainability Practice at Egon Zehnder


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Based in Toronto, Canada, Catherine currently leads the Global Sustainability Practice at Egon Zehnder.

As a trusted advisor to boards, multinational CEOs and non-for-profit organizations on their critical leadership decisions, Catherine brings deep multi-regional business expertise to her clients, providing talent and governance advice to firms operating on the global stage.  She is the former Co-Head of Egon Zehnder’s Greater China Practice and was Managing Partner in Hong Kong until 2019.  A collaborative thought partner in CEO Succession, Board Diversity, and Sustainability, Catherine has partnered with boards across different industries in Asia, North America and Europe to attract and develop their top leadership teams.