LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent global people and organizational
advisory firm, today announced that Alex Barker has joined the firm as
Senior Client Partner in the Korn Ferry Hay Group Executive Pay &
Governance practice based in the Boston office. Mr. Barker will be part
of the Health Care Executive Pay team and will lead the Physician
Compensation & Governance practice.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Barker was the Vice President of
Compensation, Benefits and Physician Services at Lahey Health. He has
also worked as a VP General Counsel, VP Operations for Carolinas
Healthcare Systems, Duke University Medical Center faculty practices.
Mr. Barker brings a strong operational and business background to this
role. He has extensive expertise in physician and advance practice
provider compensation and aligning compensation plans with performance
metrics. He has advised boards and compensation committees on
compensation and benefit plans, regulatory compliance and physician
strategic planning. He is an active member of the American College of
Healthcare Executives and is a member of the North Carolina and
Connecticut bar. Mr. Barker has also been an adjunct professor at the
University of North Carolina and presented on many health care topics
including provider compensation, recruitment and retention, regulatory
issues and value based care.
“Alex brings a wealth of health care executive compensation and
governance expertise to our firm. We are excited to have him join the
team and lead our Physician Compensation practice as we continue to
expand our capabilities to better serve our health care clients,” said
Irv Becker, North American Leader, Executive Pay & Governance, Korn
Ferry Hay Group.
Mr. Barker holds a J.D. from Widner University, a M.H.A from the
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and a B.A. from the University
of Connecticut. Prior to his health care career, he was in the U.S. Navy
and was a JAG lawyer.
About Korn Ferry
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