Korn Ferry
Peri Hansen

Peri Hansen

Senior Client Partner

Los Angeles

Since joining Korn Ferry in 1998, Ms. Hansen's assignments have spanned the C-suite with a focus on general management, marketing, and finance (CEO, COO, CMO, CFO). Most recently, she has been responsible for co-developing the restaurant and foodservice space within the Global Consumer Market. Working in concert with Korn Ferry Leadership and Talent Consulting, she also advises in the areas of CEO and Top Team Effectiveness and Succession Planning.

Ms. Hansen has worked with private equity firms and their portfolio companies, Global 1000 and Fortune 500 corporations, and venture-backed start-up organizations in consumer sectors including packaged goods, restaurants/foodservice, wine and spirits, luxury and sporting goods, health and wellness products, travel and hospitality, consumer technology, and for-profit education.

Ms. Hansen previously worked for a national legal search firm, where she specialized in the placement of senior-level corporate attorneys in industries, including consumer products, financial services, and entertainment.

She is an attorney and early in her career practiced law in Southern California with a West Coast-based law firm.

Ms. Hansen is active in the Stanford Alumni Association and in recognition of her service to Stanford University, she was recently elected to the Stanford Associates. Currently, she is serving a five-year term on Stanford University's Alumni Committee on Trustee Nominations. She also supports the Los Angeles Chapter of Teach for America.

Ms. Hansen earned her bachelor's in English with honors from Stanford University. As an undergraduate, she also attended Oxford University's Magdalen College. She received her juris doctor from Pepperdine University, where she was an editor of the Law Review.