Juerg-Herbert Baertschi

Juerg-Herbert Baertschi

Vice President, Operations


Mr. Baertschi manages the operational aspects of the Korn Ferry business in Europe, Middle East and Africa. In addition he coordinates Korn Ferry's alliance partners in EMEA, covering Africa, Finland, Israel, Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine. Coordinating market-facing activities across the organization, he facilitates best partnerships for clients across the EMEA region. He brings through internal Talent Management the best solutions and teams to Korn Ferry’s client. Since joining Korn Ferry in 2000, Mr. Baertschi served previously as Knowledge Director (Europe) and Director, Global Client Strategy.

Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Baertschi was operations manager for another major competitor in Switzerland, and also looked after Central European knowledge management. In this role, he managed the operations of their offices in Geneva and Zurich.

Mr. Baertschi began his career in executive recruitment with another global search firm, ultimately managing their operations in Switzerland and leading a market research department of over 20 people to providing in-depth, real-time market information on leadership.

Mr. Baertschi holds a commercial engineering degree from the University of Applied Sciences, Zurich and has studied scientific photography at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland.

He is fluent in English, French, German and Spanish.