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Chad Astmann

Senior Client Partner, Global Co-Head of Asset & Wealth Management
Chad Astmann currently serves as Co-Head of Global Asset Management based in New York.

In his over eighteen years of experience in investment management executive recruitment and organizational consulting, Chad has placed top leaders in the areas of executive leadership, investments, distribution and infrastructure. At Korn Ferry, he is primarily focused on helping the investment industry align their people and business strategies to navigate the current transformational period.

Chad Astmann was previously with a global executive recruiting firm, where he was head of the North America Asset Management Practice and a member of the global Financial Services Practice for over thirteen years. Previously, he was a search consultant for another multinational recruitment firm where he focused on financial services searches for leading global investment firms. Prior to that, he worked in the Equity Capital Markets group at Merrill Lynch & Co.

Chad Astmann brings to the firm extensive consulting and executive placement experience with top international financial firms. He has a track record of innovative leadership and deep industry expertise in a range of human capital consulting areas will be invaluable to our clients in the global asset management industry.

Chad Astmann holds a B.A. in Psychology from Ithaca College and an M.A. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from New York University. He serves on the boards of the Larchmont Library and the Department of Industrial/Organizational Psychology at New York University and lives in New York with his wife and two children.