Charles Yong
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Charles Yong

Senior Client Partner & Head of Energy Practice, Asia

Charles Yong is a Senior Client Partner of Korn Ferry's Jakarta office. He is a member of the Firm's Global Industrial Market.

Mr. Yong has over two decades of management consulting and executive search experience. He has led major regional account relationships with clients across industries including oil and gas, energy, agri-business as well as professional services. He serves clients in executive recruitment as well as leadership and talent consulting.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Yong was a management consultant with Accenture's Strategic Services practice based in London. There, he managed European-wide engagements, advising clients on strategy formulation, corporate restructuring and organizational development.

Mr. Yong was previously with Shell in E&P in Malaysia, and in downstream in Hong Kong and China.

Mr. Yong currently serves on the Admission Policy Board and Admissions Committee at INSEAD.

Mr. Yong holds an MBA from INSEAD, as well as a BBA in management information systems and a bachelor of accountancy degree from the Honors College of the University of Houston, Texas.