Kristen

Watson

Managing Consultant, Sales & Marketing Center of Expertise

As a member of the Korn Ferry’s Professional Sales and Marketing Center of Expertise Team, Ms. Watson assumes the role of engagement management delivering superior talent solutions to a variety of industries.

Ms. Watson has two decades ,of executive search and client relations experience. She has a successful track record providing multi-faceted solutions to both private and public organizations, many of which have followed her throughout her career. She is respected for bringing consultative and creative methodologies that have successfully allowed her to partner with clients of all sizes.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry in October 2021 Ms. Watson worked in executive search for over 20 years where she was afforded the opportunity to learn and subsequently synthesize the information to land her many loyal and successful corporate relationships. Ms. Watson prides herself on active listening and crafting highly customized solutions that provide the highest business impact.

Prior to executive search, Ms. Watson spent 6 years in the sports marketing industry, specifically within the sport of tennis.  She ran professional men’s tennis tournaments working in operations, sales and marketing across the US.

Ms. Watson received her BA in Communications from Southern Methodist University.