Lucy

Simpson

Principal

Lucy is a Principal advising board-level Chair and Non-Executive Director recruitment across the public and commercial sectors. 

Lucy’s expertise lie in building diverse, modern, and values-driven boards with collaborative, inclusive cultures. She has a strong track record in, and passion for, developing diversity and supporting organizations with representation. Her value-add also lies in her knowledge and connectivity across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors in the UK. ​

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Lucy was Head of the Board Practice at a leading global search firm that specializes in not-for-profit and public sector appointments.

Lucy’s experience in this firm sharpened her expertise in identifying values-driven, inclusive and purposeful board members and chairs.  ​

Lucy holds a BA (Hons) in Politics from the University of Exeter. She is a Governor and Member of the Finance Committee of Garratt Park, a special needs School in Earlsfield. She is an Age UK volunteer.