BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 4, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Charles Shao has joined the
firm as a Senior Client Partner. He will be based out of the Beijing
Prior to joining Korn Ferry Hay Group, Mr. Shao was Global Head of
Learning & Development for Caterpillar Inc. There, he was responsible
for building and executing Caterpillar enterprise learning and
development strategy worldwide to enable sustainable business success
and to support the personal growth of over 100,000 employees.
Previously, Mr. Shao was a practice leader at Hewitt Associates,
consulting multinational and local clients in various human capital
areas such as talent management, leadership consulting and HR
transformation. Prior to Hewitt Associates, Mr. Shao worked in
several HR functional areas at a number of Fortune 500 companies.
“Charles brings to the firm deep expertise in a broad range of human
capital strategy areas,” said Michael Distefano, Chief Operating
Officer, Asia Pacific, Korn Ferry. “His global experience in driving
organic change in large organizations will be an invaluable asset to our
Mr. Shao holds a Master of Business Administration from Rotterdam School
of Management, Erasmus University in the Netherlands and a Bachelor of
Economics from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. He is
accredited for several leadership assessment instruments and is a
trained executive coach.
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