Senior Client Partner & Global Account Lead, Aerospace & Defense

David Downer is a Senior Client Partner and Global Account Lead in the firm’s Aerospace and Defense practice. He is based in the Reston office.

Prior to Korn Ferry Downer worked at a financial services company where he launched the aerospace and defense industry group. He has significant experience working in the industrial sector, is a seasoned strategist with experience working with complex, global clients on a broad range of human capital engagements.

David understands the critical challenges facing organizations across the entire talent continuum. His strategic approach to each interaction creates an outcome focused process that will continue to benefit our clients. David brings us a wealth of experience in the aerospace & defense industry and a deep understanding of complex global clients, and we are thrilled he has joined the team.

Downer has a Bachelor of science from University of Richmond, Robins School of Business.