Mr. Roche has conducted executive search assignments for both privately held and publicly traded industrial products and services companies, in roles including Sales & Marketing, Supply Chain & Operations, Research & Development, and Finance & Accounting.
Mr. Roche is a member of Korn Ferry's Global Industrial leadership team, representing the Professional Search division, and also serves on the firm's global promotions committee. He previously served as a Principal for the executive search practice focusing on industrial and professional services clients.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Roche served as Project Manager for SteelFab, Inc., one of the nation's largest structural steel fabricators. His responsibilities included overseeing the financial management for the structural steel scope of large commercial projects including Profit and Loss, schedule concerns and design elements. At SteelFab, Mr. Roche worked closely with many of the Southeast's largest developers on office, mixed use, retail, medical, and municipal projects. Mr. Roche served three years as a legislative assistant for a United States Senator.
A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, Mr. Roche graduated cum laude from North Carolina State University.