Annie Bader
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Annie Bader

Managing Consultant, Consumer

Annie Bader is a Managing Consultant and part of the Consumer, Retail & Luxury practice in France & EMEA, based in Paris.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, she was an executive manager for a leading recruitment consultancy firm in France for five years. She contributed to the development of the Sales and Marketing practice, recruiting (middle and top) experts and management positions for multinationals in EMEA and French companies operating mainly in the consumer field. In this context, she successfully managed a small recruitment team.

Ms. Bader started her career as a sales export manager in the furniture retail area. Over the course of five years, she developed franchise shops in Africa and the Middle East and worked closely with investors to open turnkey shops of modern furniture. As project manager, she oversaw the whole process from furniture, shop openings and sales staff recruitment, etc.

Ms. Bader specializes in the consumer, retail & luxury market and has worked for multinationals and French industrial companies. She has a strong expertise in the recruitment of middle and senior management positions, especially in sales, marketing, communications & purchasing.

Ms. Bader works for premium and well-known brands in the FMCG industries & the Retail business, for which she has developed deep market knowledge. She helps clients identify key expert profiles for strategic roles and attract the best talent to drive business success.

She is fluent in French, English and Lebanese (Arabic) and holds a Master degree (part I) in International Business at Université Catholique de l’Ouest (France) and a Certificate in International Management Program. She also studied at the Fachhoschule of Pforzheim, in Germany and in Hungary.