LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2018--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Akihiro Mishima has joined
the firm as a senior client partner. He will be based in the Tokyo
Mr. Mishima brings to the firm nearly ten years of experience consulting
at a global executive search firm. He has provided hands-on support to
client companies not only in search but also in executive assessment and
other talent management-related consulting capacities. He has also
managed several Japan key accounts on a global basis.
Prior to working in executive search, Mr. Mishima was the director of
marketing, North Asia, at Herbalife in Japan. He began his career at
Suntory Ltd., where he held various leadership roles in marketing,
finance, corporate planning and M&A functions. He spent over 14 years in
senior management overseas for Suntory’s major subsidiary companies in
the U.S. and Southeast Asia, including serving as vice president,
regional marketing at Cerebos Pacific Ltd. in Singapore.
“Mr. Mishima is a seasoned search consultant with in-depth experience in
succession planning consulting and in developing and managing
Japan-headquartered global companies,” said Teruo Seno, Managing
Director of Korn Ferry’s Tokyo office. “We are truly delighted to have
him join our team.”
Mr. Mishima holds an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate
School of Management, IL, U.S.A. He received a bachelor’s degree in Law
from the University of Tokyo, Japan.
About Korn Ferry
Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We help companies
design their organization – the structure, the roles and
responsibilities, as well as how they compensate, develop and motivate
their people. As importantly, we help organizations select and hire the
talent they need to execute their strategy. Our approximately 7,000
colleagues serve clients in more than 50 countries.
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