Tanya van Biesen Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

Toronto, 13 June 2022, - Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced that Tanya van Biesen has joined the firm as managing partner, CEO succession Canada and as a senior client partner in our global board and CEO services practice. She will be based in the Toronto office. 

Van Biesen joins Korn Ferry from a global organization focused on building workplace solutions that support the advancement of women. There she was responsible for a team managing over 500 client relationships around the world. Prior to that she worked at a global search and advisory firm as partner and co-leader of the financial services practice. Van Biesen has extensive experience leading and operationalizing partnerships around the world.

“Tanya has demonstrated that she is an architect of change, passionate about exceptional leadership and building strong pipelines across the boardroom and C-Suite,” said Jane Edison Stevenson, Vice Chair and Global Leader, CEO Succession, Korn Ferry. “She is joining the team at the ideal moment to support our clients in the selection and development of leaders that will be transformational to their organizations. Tanya’s broad perspective coupled with her advocacy for gender equality as a driver of progress makes her a unique and powerful resource for our clients and her team. We are thrilled to have her join Korn Ferry.”

Van Biesen holds a Master of Business Administration in management from the University of Toronto Rotman School of Management as well as a Bachelor of Commerce from Smith School of Business at Queen’s University. 

Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We work with our clients to design optimal organization structures, roles, and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people and advise them on how to reward and motivate their workforce while developing professionals as they navigate and advance their careers

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