Senior Client Partner, ESG and Organizational Strategy

Andrea Walsh helps our clients design and implement transformational talent strategies – focused in the areas of Sustainability and ESG, including the changing landscape of purpose, leadership mindsets, operating models, required skills, culture and governance. 

As Korn Ferry’s Sustainability & ESG Solutions Leader, she works closely with our Board and CEO practice as a strategist to design and conduct CEO and Board-level ESG and related talent solutions.

Andrea’s ability to combine analytics with strategy and consult on topics with both breadth and depth makes her unique as a trusted advisor.

Most recently, for a global human capital firm in Chicago, she led a large team of consultants focused on strategy, design and implementation, delivering talent management, employee insights, communication and change management services and technology solutions.

Andrea has over 22 years in human capital consulting expertise in various senior-level roles, she has served clients across many industries including: financial services, oil and gas, utilities, professional services, retail, life sciences, health care, and technology.

Andrea has spoken at numerous conferences and published various articles about ESG, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, the changing nature of work and overall attraction, retention and engagement of the global workforce.

Andrea holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania, and is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.