Shane Cragun Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner


Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced Shane Cragun has joined the firm as a senior client partner in the firm’s Advisory practice. He is based in Korn Ferry’s London office.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Cragun was the managing partner of leadership development firm SweetmanCragun Group. Previously, Cragun was president and founding principal of The Cornerstone Group, a professional services company. Prior to this, he was vice president and general manager of delivery organization at FranklinCovey, a professional coaching firm.

Cragun started his career as a senior internal consultant at National Semiconductor, where he was responsible for consulting, training and strategic projects internationally. He has worked in most major industries, with clients in Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa, Australia, Mexico, and the U.S. 

“Shane is known for his expertise in disruption with a deep understanding of the Digital Age and how individuals and organizations can win in tumultuous times and create market dominant organizations,” said John Douglas, president of Advisory, EMEA, Korn Ferry. “He has 25 years of experience helping individuals, teams, and organizations create exceptional results. With him Korn Ferry brings in the Leadership 5.0 global research study and we are thrilled to have him on board.”

Cragun holds a bachelor’s degree in Russian and business and an MBA from Brigham Young University.

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