Partner; Head of US Board Practice
Egon Zehnder International
Kim Van Der Zon leads Egon Zehnder’s U.S. Board Practice, has expertise in CEO succession, and has extensive international client experience. Kim is a Senior Partner in the firm's New York office. She has successfully served Fortune clients with regard to creating boards, board search, succession planning, and board effectiveness reviews. She has authored numerous articles, especially on the topics of diversity on boards, digital expertise in the boardroom, and CEO succession planning.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Kim was a senior marketing executive, most recently as Vice President of Corporate Marketing for Bank of Montreal. She provided strategic marketing leadership to this $350 billion financial services institution. Previously, she spent over four years in senior management positions at Labatt/Interbrew (now InBev), including Head of New Business Development, where she led new business initiatives. Kim also has strong packaged goods marketing experience, including P&L responsibilities, which she established at Procter & Gamble.