Krista Walochik

Krista Walochik

Krista Walochik first joined Norman Broadbent in Madrid as Managing Director and Executive Board Director in 1994. Between 2004 and 2007, she relocated to London where following a brief tenure as COO, she was appointed CEO of the firm worldwide, as well as main Board Member of the holding group. Currently, she is Executive Chairman of the company for Spain and Latin America, where she specialises in global board level searches and top executive coaching. Walochik´s earlier career includes executive positions in higher education, as well as a successful career in KPMG where she led the Search and Selection Practice in Spain.

Walochik has been active on boards for almost 20 years, both in executive and non-executive directorships. In addition to her roles in Norman Broadbent, she currently serves on the Spanish advisory board of Sage plc., and on the global Board of the AESC (Association of Executive Search Consultants), as Vice President of the European Counsel and Treasurer and member of the Executive Commission of the Global Board of Directors.

Krista holds a B.A. cum laude from George Washington University and an M.A. with honours from Middlebury College, both in Spanish Literature and Language, as well as a Masters in Administration from the University of Maryland, with a special focus on Organizational Development. She is certified in Corporate Government by the Instituto de Consejeros y Administradores, of which she is a member since 2007. She is also a founding member and an accredited Master Coach of the Spanish Association of Coaching (AECOP). A frequent speaker in international forums on Leadership, Walochik actively participates in professional women´s initiatives and is a member of the prestigious International Women´s Forum (IWF).