Korn Ferry
Chris Von Der Ahe

Chris Von Der Ahe

Senior Client Partner, Consumer Markets
Managing Director, Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Chris Von Der Ahe is a Senior Client Partner, Global Consumer Markets for Korn Ferry. He also serves as the Managing Director for the Firm's Los Angeles office.

Mr. Von Der Ahe is a key leader of the Firm's Consumer Markets, serving his clients with deep knowledge and perspective of talent needs and organizational challenges. He has worked with Fortune 500 corporations as well as start-up and fast-growth companies.

Mr. Von Der Ahe has built a strong practice recruiting senior level executives for consumer and marketing-driven organizations. Specifically, he has conducted assignments to recruit CEO's, COO's, Presidents and other positions across the C-Suite. Mr. Von Der Ahe also advises clients in the areas of leadership development, succession planning and organizational effectiveness.

Mr. Von Der Ahe recently was recognized with Korn Ferry's Global Client Satisfaction Award, based upon the outstanding client service and satisfaction that he provides to his clients.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry in 1988, Mr. Von Der Ahe held several marketing and sales positions for the Xerox Corporation. He is an active participant in community affairs and serves on the Board of Directors of the Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson's Foundation and the Board of Regents of Santa Clara University.

Mr. Von Der Ahe earned a master's of business administration, and a bachelor's in finance from Santa Clara University.