David Sissons

David Sissons

Senior Client Partner


David Sissons is a Senior Client Partner based in Korn Ferry’s Toronto office.

In over 20 years at Korn Ferry he has worked with more than 200 Canadian organizations of all sizes and in all major industries. His industries of focus include financial, manufacturing, public sector and energy.

Mr. Sissons has designed custom surveys and research methodologies to assess employee attitudes to organizational management of change, quality improvement, employee engagement and customer satisfaction. He is an experienced group process facilitator and works at building consensus across various organizational stakeholder groups. 

He helps major clients succeed by working with their executive teams to turn their strategies into reality. Mr. Sissons brings insights to clients about the engagement issues facing them, and how they can work towards building performance teams and high employee engagement across their organizations. Based on his insights, he helps clients develop and implement strategies and programs to clarify the impact of business change on their organizations and people. He also provides reward information solutions to support clients’ business direction.

Mr. Sissons works across most areas of Korn Ferry’s expertise, and has particular expertise in collecting and analyzing all types of organizational research - including surveys, focus groups and benchmarking. His primary practice areas are in Korn Ferry Insight and Reward Information Services. 

Mr. Sissons has a BA (Hons) in psychology from York University, and an MBA in strategy and organization behavior, also from York University.