Louisa Perry

Louisa Perry

Senior Client Partner, CIO & IT Officers,
Cyber Security Practice Leader, EMEA


Louisa Perry is a Senior Client Partner at Korn Ferry and leads assignments within the CIO, Digital and Cyber Practices across EMEA.

With more than 20 years’ experience in executive search, she is adept at working with companies undergoing significant growth and transformation, where technology issues around security, digital, cloud, mobile, data and analytics are central to a firm’s strategic performance.

Ms. Perry specialises in working with public and private firms including FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 organisations, as well as more entrepreneurial start ups and pure plays, hiring Chief Information Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, Chief Digital Officers etc. In addition to managing technology searches, she has worked with global firms to manage talent and leadership assessment.

She has significant experience of building technology leadership teams across multiple sectors including Retail/FMCG, Industry, Media, Technology, Logistics, Financial Services, Healthcare and Professional Services.

Prior to her search career, Ms. Perry worked as the Sales and Marketing Director for a digital medical publisher. She also held a commercial role for a French pharmaceutical organisation.

She holds a degree in Life Sciences and is a qualified Psychologist and Osteopath.