Korn Ferry
Jonathan Brown

Jonathan Brown

Managing Director, Solutions EMEA


Jonathan Brown is Managing Director, Solutions, based in the firm’s London office. Jonathan is responsible for Futurestep’s RPO, Projects and Consulting Services in the EMEA region.

Prior to this role Jonathan was VP, Global Solutions with a focus on ensuring the design, implementation and continuous improvement of best-practice Talent Acquisition solutions on a global basis. He was also responsible for Futurestep’s Talent Acquisition Advisory Consulting team, which provides clients with diagnostic, benchmarking and consulting services. During this time Jonathan designed and implemented a number of global and regional RPO solutions, including for Vodafone, Blackberry, Wabco and Atos.

Jonathan’s first role with Futurestep in 2011, was EMEA RPO Operations Director where he was responsible for operational performance in key Futurestep EMEA clients such as Apple, Atos, Cummins, Dolby, XL Insurance and Takeda.

Jonathan has over 15 years experience in Recruitment and Talent Management Consulting. Before joining Futurestep he worked at another RPO provider where he took strategic and operational responsibility for outsourced EMEA resourcing functions for organisations such as Vodafone, Bank of America and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. He also developed and managed the Assessment and Selection consulting practice.

Jonathan started his career in Talent Management at SHL (CEB) Group, where he delivered assessment and development consulting to public and Fortune 500 companies. For two years Jonathan managed SHL’s office in Wellington, New Zealand’s capital city. He started his career as a Graduate Trainee at Tata Steel.

Jonathan has a degree in Business & Human Geography from Leeds University and a Masters degree in Organisational Psychology from the University of London. He is a member of the Association of Business Psychologists.