LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Robert Wilkes has joined the
firm as Senior Client Partner and Global Account Leader in our Financial
Services Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s New York office.
Mr. Wilkes joins Korn Ferry from Willis Towers Watson, where he held
several leadership roles. Most recently he served as a Global Client
Relationship Director and Sales Leader responsible for his own portfolio
of clients and leading sales and marketing activities across
Metropolitan New York. Prior to this role, he served as Managing
Director of Singapore and as Director of Benefit Technology Solutions in
Earlier in his career, Mr. Wilkes held the Head of Consulting role at
Thomsons Online Benefit, the UK market leader in flexible benefits,
reward consulting and employee benefit brokerage, and he also served as
a product manager and enterprise account director for Microsoft in EMEA.
“Robert brings to Korn Ferry more than two decades of global consulting
experience – managing client relationships across an array of
industries,” said Michael Franzino, President, Global Financial
Services, Korn Ferry. “His deep industry knowledge and expertise will be
a wonderful addition to our Financial Practice and firm.”
Mr. Wilkes received a BSc in Business Computer Systems and Information
Technology from the University of Gloucestershire and has a Certificate
of Financial Planning.
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