Sandra Thorpe Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner


Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced Sandra Thorpe has joined the firm as a senior client partner in the firm’s Advisory practice, focused on organizational strategy. She is based in Korn Ferry’s Dublin office.

Thorpe has held many human resources roles, most recently as corporate development director for Cairn Homes, an Irish real estate company. Previously, she was the group human resources director for Paddy Power plc, part of Flutter Entertainment plc, an international sports betting and gaming operator. Prior to this, Thorpe held various leadership roles at CIT, a financial services firm, Citigroup, and Microsoft. 

Thorpe has experience working at the board level and with executive teams, developing their organizational strategy to deliver scale and sustainable outperformance in their markets. She has led global teams to deliver organizational transformation and operated in a board advisory capacity, working across the technology, financial services, leasing, and property sectors.

“Sandra is a commercially focused human resources specialist, with deep expertise in working talent and organizational development strategy. She is known for her ability to drive global clients’ business performance and strategy toward success,” said John Douglas, president, EMEA, Korn Ferry. “Her experience spans strategy planning, organizational effectiveness, and leadership development, making her a great addition to the team.

Thorpe holds a bachelor’s degree in English and history from University College Dublin.

About Korn Ferry

Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We work with clients to design their organizational structures, roles and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people and advise them on how to reward, develop, and motivate their workforce. And, we help professionals navigate and advance their careers.


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