Korn Ferry
Hoda Tahoun

Hoda Tahoun



Ms. Tahoun specializes in senior-level assignments within the hospitality and real estate space and assists in building the Middle East business. Her practice includes a concentration in acquisitions and development, design and construction, marketing and branding, and digital. She has a diverse background both in the US and internationally and brings a strong understanding of global businesses. Her clients range from global hospitality operators to private equity, asset management, and investment firms that are focused on hotels.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms. Tahoun worked for a boutique executive search firm where she focused on hospitality assignments, both in the US and globally, for key roles in investment / acquisitions, development, asset management, and finance.

Previously, Ms. Tahoun was an investment banker with SHUAA Capital, based in Dubai where she worked with clients across the MENA region doing initial public offering, merger and acquisitions, and private placement transactions.

Ms. Tahoun earned a bachelor's degree in finance from Rutgers University. She also holds a master's degree in business administration, with a focus on international business, from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

She is fluent in Arabic and proficient in French.