Seema Threja Kathuria

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Seema Threja Kathuria is a trusted advisor to CEOs, corporate boards, and executive teams, guiding them through the intricacies of executive leadership, including search, succession, and talent advisory. She is a member of the Consumer and Board and CEO Advisory Partners practice and leads our Consumer Private Equity practice in the Americas.

Seema brings her expertise to boards and chief executives on pivotal leadership matters such as CEO and board succession, board dynamics and C-suite talent initiatives. Through 18 years at Russell Reynolds Associates, Seema has completed numerous assignments, such as CEO search and succession processes, board director searches, and executive roles including CEO, President, and various C-suite positions for a diverse range of clients. She is an active member of our firm’s Women on Boards initiative and a member of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion practice.

Before joining the firm, she was a consultant at CSC and held roles in marketing, sales, and strategy at Pfizer and Ford Motor Company.

Seema holds a BA in Political Science and Economics from Purdue University and an MBA in Finance and Strategy from the University of Chicago. Beyond her professional endeavors, she serves as a board member for Skills for Chicagoland’s Future and is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago.
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Areas of Expertise

Board Director and Chair Search Board of Directors CEO Succession Chief Executive Officers Consumer Energy and Natural Resources Executive Search Legal, Risk, and Compliance Officers Private Capital Sustainability Officers

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Seema serves on the Board of the Skills for Chicagoland’s Future, Women's Board of Brookfield Zoo and the Service Club of Chicago. She is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago.