LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 19, 2016--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent global people and organizational
advisory firm, today announced leadership moves within its Global
Financial Services Practice.
Eric Pikus, who previously served as the firm’s sector leader for asset
management as well as consumer and commercial banking in the New York
office, will now serve as Head of North America, Global Financial Market
for Korn Ferry.
Throughout his career, Mr. Pikus has worked extensively and advised
financial services companies on executive search, board effectiveness,
leadership assessment, and executive succession planning. Additionally,
for the past decade, he has established a market leading reputation by
leading prominent investors to operating and advisory talent across
multiple specialty areas within financial services.
Pascal Smith, based in Korn Ferry’s London office, will now serve as the
firm’s Global Sector Leader, Asset Management (Alternative and
Traditional). With strong global client relationships, Mr. Smith will
continue to focus on working with our hedge fund and Alternative
Investments client base across a wide range of strategies.
Keith Feldman, based in Korn Ferry’s San Francisco office, will now
serve as the firm’s Global Sector Leader, Consumer & Commercial Banking.
Mr. Feldman has 15 years of experience advising financial services firms
of all sizes, from start-ups to large, multinationals. He is
well-positioned to capitalize on the increasing interplay between
incumbent firms and their disruptors. He is also an active member of
Korn Ferry’s Marketing, Digital, and FinTech Centers-of-Excellence.
“I am pleased to announce the expansion of our Global Financial Services
leadership team,” said Michael Franzino, President, Financial Services,
Korn Ferry. “Eric, Pascal and Keith are strong leaders who have deep
knowledge, diverse backgrounds and impeccable relationships in the
financial sector. Their experience and understanding of the rapidly
evolving and increasingly complex talent and leadership needs facing the
financial sector will be a great fit for our clients.”
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
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