Stig Dahlgaard Berntzen Joins Korn Ferry

OSLO, Norway--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Stig Dahlgaard Berntzen joins Korn Ferry as a Senior Client Partner in Norway.

Mr. Dahlgaard Berntzen joins Korn Ferry from another global executive search firm where he was Managing Director & Partner and in charge of the Norwegian market. He has led and executed Board and C-level searches and assessments for some of the largest and most prominent companies in Norway and the Nordics. Mr. Dahlgaard has also served as an advisor to the Government, private owners, Chairmen and CEOs on leadership development and critical top executive recruitments.

Previously, Mr. Dahlgaard Berntzen served nine years for the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in various senior roles based in Denmark, Germany and Belgium. He has also served as a Nordic marketing trainee with a leading global technology company.

“Stig brings more than eight years of executive search experience in the Nordic region, having conducted top-level searches for Norwegian, Danish and international clients across a wide range of industries in the Nordic area with an emphasis on energy, retail, technology, manufacturing and financial services. His experience and relationships are a strong fit to our business and we are delighted that he has joined the Firm,” said Bernard Zen-Ruffinen, President, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Korn Ferry.

Mr. Dahlgaard Berntzen holds an MBA from Lund University, Sweden and a B.Sc. in Business Administration and Economics from Copenhagen Business School. He is fluent in Norwegian, Danish, English and German.

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