LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 26, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent global people and organizational
advisory firm, today announced that Karen Jamesley has joined the firm
as Senior Client Partner in the Korn Ferry Hay Group Executive Pay &
Governance practice based in the New York office. Ms. Jamesley will
focus on serving clients in the Financial Services sector.
Ms. Jamesley is a seasoned executive with over 30 years of experience in
financial services and has a global background in both Human Resources
and Business Administration. She has deep expertise in the areas of
strategic planning, budgetary oversight, executive compensation, M&A
integration, talent development, succession planning and executive
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms. Jamesley was at Morgan Stanley. She
spent most of her career in the Human Resources Division and ultimately
led the function as the Chief Human Resources Officer. In her capacity
as CHRO, Ms. Jamesley was a key liaison to the Board of Directors’
Compensation and Succession Planning Committee. She was instrumental in
advising the Board on significant matters including CEO succession
planning, NEO incentive compensation, multibillion-dollar cash and
equity based employee programs and the overhaul of health and welfare,
defined benefit, and defined contribution plans. She has navigated
senior management and HR teams through transformational events such as
the Dean Witter merger, Discover Card spin off, Smith Barney acquisition
and conversion to a Bank Holding Company.
“Karen brings a wealth of financial services experience and expertise in
executive compensation and governance to our firm. We are excited to
have her join the team as we continue to expand our capabilities to
serve financial services clients,” said Irv Becker, North American
Leader, Executive Pay & Governance, Korn Ferry Hay Group.
Ms. Jamesley has a B.A. in psychology with a concentration in marketing
from Pace University.
About Korn Ferry
Korn Ferry is the preeminent global people and organizational advisory
firm. We help leaders, organizations, and societies succeed by releasing
the full power and potential of people. Our nearly 7,000 colleagues
deliver services through our Executive Search, Hay Group and Futurestep
divisions. Visit kornferry.com
for more information.
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