John Harty

John Harty

Senior Client Partner, Financial Services


John Harty is a Senior Client Partner based in the Korn Ferry Dublin Office. Operating internationally, he is a core member of the firm’s Global Financial Services practice and leads Financial Services in Ireland.

Mr. Harty has extensive search experience, working with consumer banks, insurance and life & pensions organisations. Mr. Harty has led a diverse range of executive and non-executive assignments that have included chairman, non-executive directors, chief executive officers, chief financial officers, chief operating officers, sales and marketing directors, human resources directors, chief risk officers, claims directors.

Mr. Harty is noted for his exceptional understanding of board room dynamics. He is known in the Irish marketplace as a leading authority and trusted advisor in non-executive appointments, a significant percentage of which coming from repeat business.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Harty worked as Managing Partner and Equity Partner of an Ireland based Executive Search business.

Mr. Harty holds a BBS from the University of Limerick.