Adam Prager
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Adam Prager

Regional Co-Leader, Professional Services
New York

Adam Prager is the Regional Sector Co-Leader of the firm’s Professional Services Practice in North America, based in the New York office.

Adam Prager is the Regional Sector Leader of the firm’s Professional Services Practice in North America, based in the New York office.

Most recently, Mr. Prager served as Managing Partner and Global Head of the Professional Services practice at a global executive recruiting firm. In all, he brings to Korn Ferry more 20 years of retained search experience.

A vast majority of his career has been dedicated to the professional services arena, working closely with clients focused on management consulting, advisory, outsourcing, business, information and marketing services. He also offers industry depth in the Healthcare, Life Sciences and Financial Services verticals, partnering with third party solutions providers.

While he typically leads senior-level General Management, Practice Leadership, and Partner engagements, he is also accomplished in executing significant hiring programs across various seniority bands, industries, competencies and geographic regions. In recent years, Adam has co-led global relationships with the $50B+ services arm of a Fortune 10 corporation, a $20B+ advisory firm, and a $10B+, F500 IT services, consulting & outsourcing provider.

Adam is known as an astute judge of talent and character, and supports quick and accurate judgments with comprehensive assessments based on empirical data. His thorough attention to each placement ensures that clients hire the right, rather than merely the most expedient, candidates.

Adam's continuous, consistent, and candid communication with clients and candidates alike, has generated a multitude of long-term, trusted client relationships and more than 300 placements. Earlier in his career, Mr. Prager led the transportation, distribution and logistics practice of Martin H. Bauman Associates, a leading boutique search firm.

Mr. Prager is a graduate of New York University.

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