Los Angeles, January 22, 2019 — Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Radhika Papandreou has joined the firm as a senior client partner. She will be based in the Chicago office.
Ms. Papandreou will work primarily within the Korn Ferry’s global Travel/Hospitality/Leisure and Real Estate practices. She joins Korn Ferry from a leading executive search firm, where she was managing director and global head of its Hospitality and Leisure practice. She specialized in c-suite placements and oversaw all board of director searches globally. She also managed large-scale client projects including bankruptcies and company turnarounds.
Previously, Ms. Papandreou was managing director and head of the Consumer and Healthcare, North America practice at Lloyds Bank. Prior to that, she was an executive at Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA). She began her career at Citigroup, where she held various vice president roles.
“Radhika is a top-tier leader in executive search,” said Doug Charles, president of the Americas and Global Consumer practice president at Korn Ferry. “She is strategic, results-oriented, and committed to providing her clients exceptional outcomes. We are proud to have her on the team.”
Ms. Papandreou earned a B.A. in international affairs and a B.A. in economics from Johns Hopkins University. She holds an MBA with an emphasis on finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
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