Chris Niland
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Chris Niland

Senior Client Partner

Chris Niland has recently joined Korn Ferry as a Senior Client Partner. 

Prior to Korn Ferry he spent 12 years at New Bridge Street where he was a Partner and part of an experienced team that built the leading UK executive remuneration advisory business. He has 20 years’ experience of advising companies on remuneration.

Mr Niland specialises in advising Remuneration Committees and management on the design of tailored remuneration structures and their communication to both internal stakeholders and institutional investors. 

Prior to joining Korn Ferry he was the Remuneration Committee adviser to a range of FTSE 350 companies that included easyJet, Johnson Matthey, Provident Financial, Croda International, Derwent London, AutoTrader and Rightmove.

Prior to New Bridge Street Mr Niland previously worked at ISS (the leading shareholder advisory body) from its inception in the UK where he established their original framework for analysing companies’ remuneration practices. He also worked at another leading executive remuneration consultancy.