Ken Kunkleman Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner


Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced Ken Kunkleman has joined the firm as a senior client partner in the firm’s Advisory practice, focused on the consumer market. He is based in Korn Ferry’s Atlanta office.

Kunkleman brings 19 years of consulting experience, most recently as managing director in the HR transformation service line of a management consulting firm’s human capital practice. Prior to this, he held various leadership and management roles at another management consulting firm.

Kunkleman’s experience spans the consumer and industrial products industries, with significant work in the healthcare, technology, and financial services industries, as well. He has also spent 15 years in diverse roles as a CHRO, human resources executive, business partner, and specialist in talent acquisition and compensation.

“Ken is known as a “tip-of-the-spear” leader, helping clients at the earliest stages of their organizational transformation journey define their strategy, business case, operating model, roadmap and other people dimensions of transformations. He is committed to innovation, excellence, and delivering sustainable solutions for our clients,” said Mark Arian, CEO, Advisory, Korn Ferry. “Ken’s broad expertise in human capital will be an asset to the firm. We are thrilled to have him on board.”

Kunkleman holds a bachelor’s in business administration in insurance and risk management from the Ohio State University.

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