Louise Palmer joins Korn Ferry as Senior Partner in London


LOS ANGELES, November 16, 2015 ­— Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Louise Palmer has joined the firm’s Leadership and Talent Consulting business as a Senior Partner based in London.

Ms. Palmer joins us from a large British-based retailer, Mothercare, plc., a global company where she was the Group People Director and led the Corporate Social Responsibility function. Previously in 2001, Ms. Palmer founded 7days, a successful business of specialists in organisational effectiveness, which she sold in 2010.

“Louise has a strong reputation for pragmatic, but insightful and constructive support on highly challenging and often sensitive projects,” said Steve Newhall, Managing Partner, London, Korn Ferry. “Her work advising CEO’s, Boards and executive teams on leadership, vision, organisation design, change and transformation is an asset to our firm.”

Ms. Palmer has predominantly focused on the private sector, with a strong background in travel, leisure, hospitality, media and retail sectors. Ms. Palmer has a master’s degree in HR and Organisational Strategy.

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For nearly half a century, clients have trusted Korn Ferry to recruit world class leaders. Today, we are the preeminent global people and organizational advisory firm. Through our best-in-class practitioners and devotion to innovation and science, we are committed to making a powerful impact on people, organizations and society as a whole and producing positive outcomes for our clients and shareholders. The firm currently operates in 78 offices in 37 countries and has approximately 3,900 colleagues. Our knowledge and passion for people has made us the global leader in the business that enables business – the people business. We are ready to help our clients shape their future.


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