Diana Chan

Diana Chan

Senior Client Partner


Diana Chan leads the Supply Chain practice in APAC Region, focusing on recruiting senior executives for clients across multiple industries in the functions of planning, sourcing and procurement, manufacturing, logistics, and customer service operations. Diana also specializes in diversified manufacturing and transportation industry, she is the co-leader of the Korn Ferry Industrial Practice in China.

Originally from China, Diana worked and lived in Hong Kong and the US for nearly ten years. She started her search career in Hong Kong and then moving to the US for her MBA. After graduating, she joined a California-based start-up as Project Leader.

Returning to China in 2002, Diana resumed her search career. Prior to Korn/Ferry, Diana worked with other international executive search firms as Practice Leader, where she successfully completed a large number of high level assignments in Supply Chain and Industrial sectors.

In her earlier career, she worked as the Head of Human Resource for Xerox China, responsible for the overall HR strategy, including setting up five new branch offices in China and senior leadership recruitment and development to support the company fast business growth.

Diana’s industry experience and professional background in both America and Asia enable her to offer unique value and perspective for her clients in leadership acquisition execution.

She has an MBA from Marymount University, Virginia, USA; a MA from Shanghai Maritime University, Shanghai, PRC; and a BA from Anhui Normal University.