Karen Wong
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Karen Wong

Vice President, Financial Management

Karen Wong is Vice President, Financial Management, North America for Korn Ferry RPO and Professional Search. Based in Montreal, Quebec, she ensures that targeted profitability is achieved and resources are optimally utilized across the North America business.

Prior to this appointment, she has held several leadership roles within Korn Ferry’s NA Search and Solutions practices. As an Area Leader in the Search practice, she worked to expand Korn Ferry's client base in Canada with a focus on Eastern Canada. As a Vice President in Projects and RPO Delivery, Ms. Wong oversaw a portfolio of clients in North America across diverse industries, with responsibility for ensuring service delivery excellence and optimal client satisfaction. Prior roles also include being Co-Head of Korn Ferry Canada and Service Delivery Leader for Eastern Canada.

Before joining Korn Ferry in 2006, Ms. Wong spent over a decade working abroad in Hong Kong and New York City, initially as an Audit Manager with Price Waterhouse Hong Kong.

She then joined Michael Page Hong Kong, where she built and ran its largest division in financial services and helped them achieve recognition as the top recruitment consultancy in Asia within two years of its start up. She subsequently transferred to their New York office and established a highly successful front office banking practice.

Ms. Wong holds a Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University and is a Chartered Professional Accountant. She is trilingual in English, French and Cantonese.