Mary Cianni Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Mary Cianni has joined the firm as a senior client partner and global integrated solution leader on the Advisory leadership team. She is based in the New York office.

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Ms. Cianni joins Korn Ferry from Willis Towers Watson, a global consulting firm, where she led the global M&A practice for 9 years. During this time, Ms. Cianni expanded the M&A service offering globally and advised clients on complex transactions with a focus on leadership, talent and culture.

In addition, she has led multiple change management and transformation engagements both with clients and as the global vice president of HR for Steifel Laboratories, where she also designed and implemented new global rewards and performance management programs.

“Mary’s remit is to grow our market offerings globally,” said Mark Arian, Chief Executive Officer, Advisory, Korn Ferry. “Her expertise in transformation, M&A, and change management will be an accelerator for Korn Ferry as we implement change both internally and with our clients.”

Ms. Cianni holds a Ph.D. in Psychology from Penn State University. She is an editor-at-large for HR People + Strategy magazine.

About Korn Ferry
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