Interim Executive

Continue a lifetime of leadership

The Korn Ferry Interim Executive Network

You made it to the top of the pack, leading companies and achieving goals. So, what’s next? Many experienced executives want to contribute to company success—without a long-term commitment.

With interim executive roles, you can use your considerable expertise to get companies through transitions and set other executives up for success. You can be the advisor you always wished you had. And you can choose how and when to begin a new project.


What we look for

Interim executives are in high demand. We're always looking for leaders with:

  • Executive leadership experience
  • Strategic vision
  • Transition/crisis management
  • Ability to attract employees
  • Board management skills
  • Growth mindset

Guide to interim work

New to interim work? Get your questions answered with our guide.