May 28, 2015 – Egon Zehnder has appointed Jessica Watson as a consultant in its life sciences and healthcare services practice group. Ms. Watson joins Egon Zehnder’s newly opened Washington, D.C. office, where she will also focus on serving clients in D.C.’s public and social sector.
Ms. Watson brings a unique policy and government perspective to Zehnder, having previously launched the Washington, D.C.-based public sector practice for Monitor Group (now Monitor Deloitte, part of Deloitte Consulting). There she worked with multilateral organizations as well as various agencies of the U.S. government. Her prior experience includes serving in various director roles at Ashoka, an international citizen-sector organization.
“The health industry has seen significant national development over the past several years,” said Manuel de Miranda, Egon Zehnder’s office leader in Washington, D.C. “Jessica brings tremendous experience forging new relationships and creating strategic value for clients in this arena, as well as a deep understanding of the D.C. market across multiple sectors. Jessica will be an integral part of the expertise and counsel we can provide to our clients in the U.S. capital region.”
Egon Zehnder specializes in the recruitment and leadership solutions business with more than 400 consultants operating from 69 offices in 41 countries.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media