Chair-Elect, Egon Zehnder
Jill Ader, based in London, is passionate about unlocking the potential of serving and aspiring CEOs, which is central to her practice. She also provides advice internationally on CEO and board succession. Jill set up and leads Egon Zehnder’s global Executive Breakthrough Program for serving and aspiring CEOs, which we run in partnership with Mobius, as well as the firm’s Discovery Program for high-potential senior executives.
The world needs more great leadership, and that’s our collective purpose at Egon Zehnder. We not only find but also develop top leaders and teams. That inspires me.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Jill’s career was in retail, strategy consulting, and venture capital.
Jill earned an MBA from the London Business School. She is a trustee on the board of Shooting Star Chase, a leading children’s hospice charity in the UK, caring for children with life-limiting conditions and their families. Jill and her husband Roger have three grown children.