LOS ANGELES, March 17, 2015 – Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that John Davitt has joined the firm as a member of the Global Supply Chain Center of Expertise. Mr. Davitt will be based out of Korn Ferry’s New York office.
Mr. Davitt brings to Korn Ferry more than 20 years of executive search experience, and is a recognized expert and leading consultant in procurement, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain management across a spectrum of industries, including life sciences, consumer, retail, technology and industrial.
In addition to his deep supply chain focus, throughout his career Mr. Davitt has successfully managed relationships with large multinational clients and private equity backed businesses, working closely with C-suite executives and senior leaders.
“John brings to Korn Ferry impeccable supply chain experience and strong relationships at the most senior levels of global organizations. His deep understanding of the talent issues impacting this evolving industry, combined with his reputation for dedicated client service and unmatched quality search execution will be a tremendous addition to our Global Supply Chain Center of Expertise and New York office,” said Doug Charles, President, Americas, Korn Ferry.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Davitt worked for another global search firm.
Mr. Davitt earned an MBA from Fordham University and his bachelor’s degree from Boston College.
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