Senior Client Partner, CEO/Board Services, Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion
Victor Arias, Jr. is a Senior Client Partner in the Dallas office of Korn Ferry. He is a core member of the CEO/Board Services practice and is also the Global Leader of Diversity & Inclusion for the firm. His practice specialties also include Consumer Products, Real Estate and Higher Education.
Mr. Arias boasts more than 19 years of executive recruitment experience with several of the world’s most preeminent search firms, the last 8 with Korn Ferry.
Prior to executive search, Mr. Arias spent 15 years in the corporate and commercial real estate business, as Vice President at LaSalle Partners (now Jones Lang LaSalle) in Chicago and later as Executive Vice President for the Las Colinas development.
Since 2001, Mr. Arias has served on the board of directors of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI) and recently retired after 15 years of service. He is a trustee emeritus for the Stanford University board of trustees, prior member of the Stanford GSB Advisory Council and current member of Stanford Associates. He serves on the UTEP Leadership Council and is a past White House Fellows Commissioner, past national president and co-founder of the National Society of Hispanic MBAs, and prior member of the Notre Dame Institute of Latino Studies board. He is a founding board member of the recently formed Latino Corporate Directors Association, a membership group for Hispanic corporate directors.
Mr. Arias earned his MBA from Stanford University and BBA from University of Texas at El Paso where he was named Distinguished Alum in 2009.
Contact Victor Arias
2101 Cedar Springs Road
Dallas, TX 75201