LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2014--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent
consulting services, today announced that Kai Hammerich has joined the
firm as Senior Client Partner. He will be based out of Korn Ferry’s
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Hammerich led the European Leadership &
Succession Practice for a global executive search firm, working
extensively with C-suite executives and board members at major Nordic,
European and global technology clients. Before this he led the European
and Global Technology Sector and was instrumental in establishing its
presence in the Nordic region. He has considerable experience in
advising clients on how to align a company's talent portfolio with the
overall business strategy and company culture.
Previously, Mr. Hammerich worked for Apple Computer as the U.K. Regional
Marketing Director, based in London, and as EMEA Marketing Manager for
the Education Business Unit based in Paris. Before that, he held various
sales and marketing management positions at Apple Computer and
Hewlett-Packard in Denmark.
“Kai will focus primarily on expanding the firm’s integrated
capabilities. His wealth of experience and relationships are a strong
fit to our business as we continue to further establish our presence and
extend our brand deeper into this growing, important area,” said Bernard
Zen-Ruffinen, President, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Korn Ferry.
Kai received his M.B.A. from Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate
School of Management and his M.Sc. in economics from the University of
Aarhus, Denmark. He is fluent in Danish, English, Swedish and Norwegian.
He is a published author and distinguished thought leader, co-authoring
a book called Fish Can’t See Water, on how national culture
impacts organizational culture and business success.
About Korn Ferry
At Korn Ferry, we design, build, attract and ignite talent. Since our
inception, clients have trusted us to help recruit world-class
leadership. Today, we are a single source for leadership and talent
consulting services to empower businesses and leaders to reach their
goals. Our solutions range from executive recruitment and leadership
development programs, to enterprise learning, succession planning and
recruitment process outsourcing (RPO). Visit www.kornferry.com
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Source: Korn Ferry
Amy Thomas, 44 (0) 20 7024 9240