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Bryan Ackermann

Managing Partner, Assessment & Succession, Leadership & Professional Development

Bryan Ackermann is Managing Partner, Assessment & Succession, Leadership & Professional Development.

Mr. Ackermann brings over thirty years of experience to the firm. He leads globally Solutions providing individual insight via assessments and multi-raters, and all leadership, professional development and training solutions in Korn Ferry’s Consulting and Digital lines of business.

Prior to this role, Mr. Ackermann was the Chief Information Officer of Korn Ferry, responsible both for the corporate enterprise as well as client facing technology teams.

He was previously the chief information officer of Adecco, North America. Prior to Adecco, Bryan was at Pricewater houseCoopers LLP. and as director for IBM's Center for Business Optimization offering and has considerable experience as an IT consultant. He has significant expertise in the management of large global systems implementations.

He has overseen global systems, infrastructure, information security and business intelligence capabilities. He is also responsible for exploring new and emerging technologies that will serve as the platform of the future for Korn Ferry and the services provided to clients.

Mr. Ackermann has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Michigan State University and completed executive education programs at Harvard Business School and INSEAD in France.