LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2018--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Daren Kemp will join the firm
as a senior client partner and senior member of the Board and CEO
practice. He will be based in the firm’s Singapore office.
Mr. Kemp brings more than 20 years' experience in global executive
search. He joins Korn Ferry from a multinational search firm where he
managed senior leadership appointments in the industrial and financial
services sectors. While there, he was also a member of the CEO & Board
practice, the global head of the Industrial practice, chairman of the
firm's client service program, and held various geographic head roles.
“Daren is a venerable industry leader with a breadth of global
experience working across various market sectors,” said Michael
Distefano, Chief Operating Officer, Korn Ferry, Asia Pacific. “His vast
experience in leadership and advisor roles and deep expertise working
with board and chief executives is a welcome addition to our clients and
firm; we are delighted to welcome him back to Asia Pacific.”
Previously, Mr. Kemp was managing director and CEO of Akamai Financial
Markets and a director at search firm Executive Access Asia in both Hong
Kong and Japan.
Mr. Kemp began his career working within the financial services
industry, where he lived and worked in the key financial markets of
Japan, Hong Kong, London and New York over a twelve-year period.
Mr. Kemp studied at Bishop's Stortford College in Hertfordshire, UK,
before acquiring his FSA licenses in London, New York, and Hong Kong.
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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