Vice President, APAC RPO

Based in Singapore Chandana is Vice President APAC RPO for Korn Ferry. In her role she is responsible for strategic account management & growth P &L ownership solution design & implementation and operational management of marquee client account(s) across Asia Pacific.

As our Regional Client Services leader, she is adept at building world class Talent Acquisition teams. Her focus is to help our clients achieve delivery excellence and realize their transformation & innovation imperatives.

A well-rounded HR professional, Chandana brings over 17 years of experience gained across Talent Acquisition, Business Partnering, Employee Relations and HR Transformation . Her career spans multiple industry verticals and functions, with key focus on Banking, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare consulting, as well as Industrial.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Chandana was Director, Talent Acquisition for IQVIA, world's largest CRO, where she led recruitment strategy & execution for ASEAN, ANZ and Korea. She also managed Executive Recruitment across Asia Pacific.

Previously, Chandana has worked as the APAC Head of Resourcing, Back-Office for Royal Bank of Scotland. She drove strategic recruitment support through a cross-regional team delivering end-to-end mandates with key business stakeholders. She also chaired the RBS Focused Women's Network for Singapore and furthered the D&I agenda for the firm.

Chandana has held multiple roles across reputable recruitment firms where she ran the Financial Services desk, developed & maintained key client relationships, built sustainable business pipeline and  was accountable for revenue objectives of the practice.

Chandana has a Masters of Science from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.