Jim Newfrock
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Jim Newfrock

Senior Partner, Global Account Lead, Financial Services
New York

Jim Newfrock is a SeniorJim Newfrock is a Senior Partner and Global Account Lead in Korn Ferry’s Financial Services Practice located in the firm’s New York Office.

Mr. Newfrock previously served as Vice President, at Booz Allen Hamilton in a variety of roles ; including client service leader for two global Fortune 100 client accounts and delivery lead for Analytic and Data Science Solutions focused on Risk and Compliance.

During this time, he was also corporate treasurer and the practice leader for a 300-person Global Risk and Security team. He began his career in banking serving in various asset liability, trading and cash management roles, including four years in Hong Kong.

Mr. Newfrock also served as COO for a Global Education Not for Profit called I.S.S., which staffed, supplied, built and operated schools around the world.

Jim’s recent work with clients include:

  • Top Team Effectiveness – Fortune 500 Banking CEO Team
  • HR Strategy – Top 5 Credit Union
  • Global Risk Team Assessment and Development – Fortune 100 Global Bank
  • HR Talent and Strategy Development – Top 10 Global Hedge Fund

He has led major change management initiatives in risk / compliance and technology including complex, global organizations spanning the Board of Directors, the CEO and management teams in business operating and functional units. His leadership has helped sustain the strategies of Federal Government Agencies, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Energy, Consumer, Automotive, Telecom and High Tech organizations on six continents. 

Mr. Newfrock earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of Delaware and a master of business administration degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University.

For the NYSE 2015 Corporate Governance Guide he co-authored a chapter on Technological Change. In addition he co-authored an article titled, “ Four weeks to Analytics Wow!”


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