Senior Client Partner, Head of the Mining, Metals & Minerals Sector & CEO Succession Practice 

Michael O’Callaghan is a Senior Client Partner in the Vancouver office of Korn Ferry along with serving as the Global Sector Leader Mining Metals and Minerals.

During his more than 19 years as an executive search and talent consultant, Mr. O�Callaghan has gained significant global experience in the mining, metals and minerals sector with a functional emphasis on Board, C-suite, CEO Succession and executive level assignments. He is member of the firm's CEO & Board search practice and has been involved in numerous CEO Succession and assessment projects. His sector experience includes working closely with global major and mid-tier mining and metals companies and successfully executing assignments in North and South America, EMEA and Australasia.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry in 2002, Mr. O'Callaghan worked for a large Canadian executive recruitment firm in Vancouver. He began his career working in the travel and leisure sector, initially focusing on operations and, later, on human resources, recruiting, training, and development.

Mr. O'Callaghan is an active member in the community serving as Chair of the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation. He earned a bachelor's degree in social sciences from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario.