Christopher Orr is a Principal in the Global Insurance Practice at Korn Ferry and a member of the company's Global Financial Market.
Mr. Orr brings diverse experience in Insurance working with a broad range of clients in North America, Latin America, and EMEA. These have included diversified financial services companies, multiline and multinational carriers, small monoline writers and mutuals in Property Casualty (Personal Commercial, Specialty, E&S), Life, and Group insurance, Brokerage, Retirement and Annuities.
Mr. Orr’s recruiting experience spans an array of functional areas and titles, e.g., Non-Executive Director, CEO, President, CFO, COO, CMO, CRO, GM, as well as leaders in Finance, Underwriting, Product, Actuarial, Sales, Marketing, Distribution, Claims, Operations, etc.
In addition to his reputation as a trusted adviser for talent acquisition across the Insurance sector, Mr. Orr is highly regarded for his expertise in U.S. high and ultra-high net worth Private Banking and Wealth Management.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Orr worked across industries with a number of retained executive search firms in both New York and Chicago.
Areas of professional focus outside of Financial Services search have included Corporate Communications, Education and Nonprofit recruiting, as well as Theatre, Film, and Television.
Mr. Orr graduated summa cum laude from Boston University.
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Willis Tower, 233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606