Korn Ferry
Louise Palmer

Louise Palmer

Senior Partner


Ms. Palmer is an advisor to CEO’s, Boards and executive teams on leadership, vision, organisation design, change and transformation.

In 2001 Ms. Palmer founded 7days, specialists in organisational effectiveness and built a successful business, selling the business in 2010.

Ms. Palmer has a strong reputation for pragmatic, but insightful and constructive support on highly challenging and often sensitive projects. Ms. Palmer has predominantly focused on the private sector, with a strong background in travel, leisure, hospitality, media and retail sectors.

Prior to founding 7days Ms. Palmer was Head of OD and Change at British Airways and Thomson Travel Group, was a Senior Consultant at Coopers & Lybrand, with her early career in generalist HR at Abbey National and the BBC. Until recently Ms. Palmer was part of the turnaround team at Mothercare Plc as Group People Director.

Ms. Palmer has an MA in HR and Organisational Strategy and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development.