Managing Consultant, Technology Officers

Chris Beers is a Managing Consultant in Korn Ferry's North American Technology Officers Practice for the Professional Search division.

Mr. Beers focus is on managing client relationships, functioning as a trusted advisor to clients, understanding their business, culture and talent acquisition needs.

His focus is on a wide variety of technology-related roles spanning C-Suite, VP/Directors/Senior Management, and highly specialized individual contributor roles.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Beers worked for a global leader in predictive analytics software. Mr. Beers provided his clients with advanced analytics software and solutions using machine learning, artificial intelligence and big data. This experience has given him unique insights into how to build complex analytics and engineering teams for both large corporations and start-up/early stage companies alike.

Over a period of eight years, he has also provided search services in the advanced analytics space for a wide range of clients. His highly personal approach and deep knowledge of the hiring needs for positions in advanced analytics has won him the confidence of many hiring managers and candidates.

Mr. Beers is a graduate from Kingston College, UK where he studied computer science, math and sociology.

He has spent a considerable amount of time serving charities in India, helping disadvantaged, yet promising, young men and women to overcome poverty and social discrimination.