HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent global people and organizational
advisory firm, today announced that May Knight has joined the firm as
Country Managing Director, Korn Ferry Hay Group. She will be based in
Korn Ferry’s Hong Kong office.
In her role as Country Managing Director for Korn Ferry Hay Group, Ms.
Knight will drive the growth of our Hong Kong business alongside other
lines of business and in alignment with regional strategy.
Ms. Knight brings to the firm over 25 years of experience from
operational and consulting roles in Asia and Europe. Before joining Korn
Ferry Hay Group, Ms. Knight was Managing Director, Financial Services,
Asia Pacific at a global consulting company, where she led its insurance
management consulting practice for Asia Pacific. Prior to that, Ms.
Knight was Partner in one of the big 4's advisory practice, leading its
strategy, customer & growth and digital solutions for Asia.
“Ms. Knight brings a wealth of consulting and leadership advisory
experience to Korn Ferry Hay Group. Given her deep experience and
relationships with the financial community across Asia Pacific and
globally, we are now in a better position to grow our business in this
market segment,” said Tharuma Rajah, Managing Director of Korn Ferry Hay
Group, Asia Pacific.
Ms. Knight has a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, M.B.A. from
Liverpool Business School, and has received post graduate education at
Harvard Business School. She is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of
Directors. She was a judge for the Professional of the Year, Women of
Influence Awards in Hong Kong in 2015 and 2016, and has also represented
in the Asia Summit of Fortune Most Powerful Women.
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
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Stacy Levyn, 310-556-8502