Zia Manji

Zia-Manji

ZIA MANJIDirector & Senior Client Partner

Zia Manji is a Director and Senior Client Partner in Korn Ferry’s East Africa alliance, Career Connections, where he heads the firm’s executive search practice.

Zia brings in excess of 12 years’ experience of leading senior level searches in East Africa and also has extensive experience in leadership assessment and development. His experience spans across financial services, consumer goods, telecommunications, agriculture and media sectors.

Prior to joining Career Connections, he was Managing Director in a large Kenyan food and consumer goods manufacturing company with a focus on commercial, marketing, sales and production operations.

He is an accredited executive coach and faculty of the Academy of Executive Coaching UK working closely with leaders in large client organisations including Diageo, General Electric, Kenya Commercial Bank and Kenya Airways.

Zia holds a business degree from the University of Edinburgh where he earned the John MacFarlane Award for Leadership.

He also holds an Executive Master in Consulting and Coaching for Change from INSEAD.