Mr. Thames is a member of the Firm's Healthcare Practice where he leads and manages Portfolio Clients - Organizational Strategy, Assessment and Selection, Talent Acquisition, Leadership Development, Rewards and Benefits.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Thames lead Aon Portfolio Clients & Consulting Teams - Health, Human Capital, Retirement, Risk and Data Analytics. Business Growth Leader. In this role, he was client advisor to executives (CHRO, COO, CIO, CRO, VPHR) executive committees and boards in the development and delivery of business and organizational strategies and success factors. Provide guidance and talent strategy to help drive business outcomes.
Mr. Thames brings more than 30 years of expertise in executive management. His career has primarily been spent in professional services consulting. His expertise includes leadership development and coaching, training, executive and professional search, program design and business growth and development. He has led and managed teams and workstreams in a variety of roles along with P&L responsibilities.
Mr. Thames earned a bachelor's degree in Communications from University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and attended John Hopkins Carey School for Executive Ed HCLM, Design Thinking. Mr. Thames is an ICF Certified Executive Coach, HCI Certified Human Capital Strategist, Life & Health/Property & Casualty Certified and Leadership Management Certified. He has been a Guest Lecturer at George Washington University and Towson University National Conferences. Mr. Thames is an Ordained Minister.