Senior Client Partner

Craig Rowley is a Senior Client Partner for Korn Ferry, based in the firm’s Dallas office.

Mr. Rowley has over 25 years experience developing human resources programs that fit a company's business direction and strategy. This includes the development of programs to guide organization design, performance-based human resources and reward strategy and management. He has worked with some of the leading global companies in these sectors. 

Mr. Rowley is a leader in the consumer sector leading the provision of consulting services to all companies in the consumer products, retail, hospitality and leisure, digital and media sectors.  He manages major accounts and has a focus on organization and reward in retail and services.

Mr. Rowley works closely with clients to understand their business from both a strategic and operations viewpoint and assists in the development of approaches to managing people. He works with CEOs and boards to develop human resource strategies and programs that maximize the organization's investment in people.

Mr. Rowley is a frequent speaker on organization, on trends in human resources in consumer. He has presented for The Conference Board, NASPP and WorldatWork. Craig is often cited as a thought leader in publications such as Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones, Associated Press, BusinessWeek, Bloomberg, Forbes and Chain Store Age. In addition, he has also been featured on CNBC, FoxBusiness Live, and CBS Evening News.

Mr. Rowley previously worked as director for Macys (previously May Department Stores) where he managed the development and management of organization and reward programs for all aspects of the company.

Mr. Rowley holds a bachelor’s of science in psychology and a master’s of science in industrial relations from Iowa State University.


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