Principal, Global Financial Services
Leena is a Principal at Korn Ferry in India and a key member of its Financial Services practice in the country. Before joining Korn Ferry in 2014, she had 10 years of experience across leading and marquee consulting organizations including EY and Arthur Andersen.
In the last 7 years at Korn Ferry, she has assisted in on-boarding key talent in leading Indian and International Financial Services groups across Board Directors, CEOs and CXOs.
Before Korn Ferry, she was at Office Tiger where she led the research and analytics division for the financial services domain, leading a team of ~50 people. Prior to Office Tiger, she was a Senior Consultant with Arthur Andersen, where she was part of the Valuations Services Group and conducted business valuations for a number of companies / businesses across various industry groups. She also assisted in market & financial feasibility studies and business & process improvement studies to recommend process improvements to further bottom line.
In her 3 years with EY, she conducted new product launch studies to provide clients with clear insights into markets that they wished to enter, enhancing their ability to execute a successful product launch, provided mergers and acquisitions advisory and financial advisory services and assisted in financial due diligence reviews for a number of clients involved in acquisitions to ensure accuracy of financial information.
Leena holds a Master’s degree in Management Studies and is a Commerce graduate, both from the University of Mumbai, India.
In addition, she has also completed her CFA – Level 1 from the CFA Institute, USA as well as a 3-year Diploma in Systems Management from NIIT.