Adam C. Bandelli, Ph.D.

Adam C. Bandelli, Ph.D.

Associate Client Partner


Adam Bandelli is an Associate Client Partner for Korn Ferry Hay Group, based in the firm’s Princeton office.
Mr. Bandelli is a trusted advisor to boards of directors, executive leadership, and senior teams. He has over fifteen years of experience in working with individuals, teams, and organizations on CEO succession, leadership development, senior team effectiveness, and succession planning.
Mr. Bandelli has worked with clients to oversee large scale, global leadership development initiatives, assessments for selection and development, identification and development of high-potential programs, leadership competency development and mapping initiatives, and transformational change.

Mr. Bandelli has gained experience and successes in partnering with Fortune 500 clients in the creation of target solutions for individual contributors through high potential and senior level executive leaders. His work with senior teams has enabled leaders to strengthen their collective efforts towards the attainment of organizational objectives.

Mr. Bandelli’s experience spans a wide variety of industries including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, financial services, consumer products, retail, hospitality, health and fitness, media and communications, technology, insurance, and the nonprofit sector.

Mr. Bandelli has a doctorate of philosophy in industrial-organizational psychology from the University of South Florida. He enjoys speaking to audiences, including CEOs and other senior executives, human resource professionals, and nonprofit leaders about leadership and organizational effectiveness.