Korn Ferry
Suzanne Williams

Suzanne Williams

Senior Client Partner


Ms Williams has extensive experience in the appointment of Chairmen and Non Executive Directors, General Counsel and Company Secretaries to some of Australia's leading companies.

As Head of the Korn Ferry Australasian Education Practice, she has also assisted Australia's premier independent schools to recruit Heads of School.

Ms Williams joined the Firm after six years in the role of General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for the Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (SOCOG). In recognition of her achievements at SOCOG, she was awarded Australian Corporate Lawyer of the Year in 2000.

Prior to joining SOCOG, Ms Williams worked at a national legal group for 12 years, the last six as a partner specialising in corporate law.

Ms Williams holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) from Sydney University and a Bachelor of Laws from UNSW. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of the Law Society of NSW.

Ms Williams is a Board member of Opportunity International Australia and is Deputy President of Kambala School. She is a former Director of the Football Federation of Australia.