Managing Consultant, Sales & Marketing, Professional Search

As a member of Korn Ferry's Sales & Marketing COE, Amanda is responsible for leading search engagements for North America – Sales & Marketing practice with a focus on Technology and Financial Services.

Highly effective at managing cross-functional teams and projects, Amanda thrives off the fast-paced nature of the professional search, and she works to identify top talent for a wide range of companies, forming strategic, mutually beneficial connections. She also serves as a  strategic partner to her clients and specializes in the placement of talent at the Sr. Director, VP, SVP, and General Management level with companies looking to hire Digital, User Experience, Marketing, Data & Analytics, Social Media, Consumer Experience & Personalization, Demand Generation, Product, Business Development and Sales professionals. 

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, she served as Senior Partner at  Lucas Group and Assistant Vice President with The Creative Group at Robert Half where she specialized in the placement of fast-track, high-potential and career-oriented people in “A” companies throughout the U.S. Ms. Cooper also comes from a creative background having worked for three of the largest PR agencies in the world - Ketchum, Cohn & Wolfe, and Fleishman Hilliard as well as experience in working client-side as Marketing Director for a commercial real estate development company.

 Ms. Cooper holds a B.S. in Agriculture Communications from the University of Florida.