Beau Yorke Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

SYDNEY, 9 September, 2021 ­— Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced that Beau Yorke has joined the firm as a senior client partner in the Industrial Markets practice and will lead the Energy & Resources Group for Australia and New Zealand. He is based in Perth.

Yorke joins Korn Ferry with 20 years international executive search experience in the energy, mining and resources sectors including assignments in the United Kingdom and North America. He brings extensive experience executing chief executive and senior leadership assignments for listed energy and mining companies, global service companies, contractors and private equity backed businesses.

“Beau has a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing energy, mining and resources organisations having worked with the most prominent names in the industry,” said Tim Nelson, Managing Director, Korn Ferry, Australasia. “Beau’s broad experience strengthens both our team in Western Australia and our industrial practice in the region. We are thrilled to welcome him to the firm.”

Yorke holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resources and Psychology from Edith Cowan University.

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