Our people are our greatest strength

Meet our people

Our Leadership Team

At Korn Ferry, we believe that when people are engaged, sitting in the right seats and developed and rewarded, opportunities appear. Ideas come to life and are reimagined. Business grows. And the leaders who will shape tomorrow emerge. Meet our people.


Darryl Smith

Associate Client Partner, Diversity & Inclusion, Chicago

Paula Haralambous

Centre of Excellence Specialist, Australia

Maria Howard

Regional Sales Director, Minneapolis

Naomi Varrato

Executive Assistant, Australia

Katy Maher

Senior Administrative Assistant, Chicago

Jeanne MacDonald

Global Co-Operating Executive and President of Global Talent Solutions, Los Angeles

Bryan Ackermann

Chief Information Officer, Los Angeles