LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 3, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent global people and organizational
advisory firm, today announced that Patrick Walsh has joined the firm in
the Global Industrial Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s
Mr. Walsh joins Korn Ferry from another global search firm where he was
a leader and significant contributor to the firm’s growth in Minneapolis
and the industrial market worldwide. Focused on recruiting board
directors, general management and financial executives for public and
private equity-backed companies, Mr. Walsh has helped to build strong
CEO and board relationships.
In this role, Mr. Walsh also served as head of the Industrial Practice
for the Americas, responsible for driving global cooperation across the
firm in its largest practice.
“Pat has led major CEO searches for some of the world’s leading
companies across the agribusiness sector and throughout the industrials
market” said Yannick Binvel, President, Global Industrial Market, Korn
Ferry. “His deep industry knowledge and global experience will be a
strong addition to the firm. We look forward to having him join our
Previously, Mr. Walsh worked at McKinsey & Company, where he led
engagement teams serving senior management on strategic and
organizational issues. Prior to that, he was a CPA at
Mr. Walsh earned a B.S. from Miami University of Ohio and an M.B.A. from
the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He sits on the
Board of Governors of the Children's Theater Company in Minneapolis.
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 Future step
divisions. Visit kornferry.com for more information.
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