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Amanda Pitt

Senior Client Partner, Media & Entertainment
Amanda is a Senior Client Partner in the Media and Entertainment sector UK & EMEA for Korn Ferry.

Amanda brings over 20 years of experience across the media industry. She has held senior positions at leading executive search firms, media owners and agencies, including managing partner of new business and marketing at Havas Media Group, commercial director at Haymarket, group advertisement director at BBC Worldwide and group head at IPC Media (now Time Inc.).

Amanda has worked on leadership and senior executive positions across a breadth of media businesses. She has placed CEO & Exec appointments internationally across senior management roles in leadership, sales, commercial, technology, strategy, marketing, communications, operations and creative.

Before joining Korn Ferry, Amanda was Partner at two other boutique executive search firms, focused on the media sectors across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Amanda earned bachelor of technology degrees in the fields of business, marketing and finance from the University of Gloucestershire.

Amanda is actively involved in the media industry. A trustee of NABS, she won the Ron Miller award for her outstanding service to the charity, and regularly sits on panels for industry debates or awards including Media Week's 30 Under 30 and Media Week's Rising Star.