Doug Charles

Doug Charles

President, Americas
President, Global Consumer Market


Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Charles spent 15 years with Capgemini in a number of executive roles, including leading the North American National Industry Groups and CEO/President of Capgemini’s Government Solutions business.  Areas of expertise include enterprise-wide transformation in Oil & Gas, Utilities, Telecommunications, Consumer Products, Life Sciences, and Government Industries.  In addition to driving organizational change, Mr. Charles led efforts to introduce technology innovations in supply chain, information management, digital, outsourcing, and mobility.

Mr. Charles also served five years at SAIC, where he led the 3,000 person Commercial Business Services global business unit. He began his career as an electrical engineer in the energy sector with Entergy Corporation.

Mr. Charles currently serves on the Global Board of Directors for Junior Achievement.  He graduated from Louisiana State University with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and M.B.A, from Tulane University.