Korn Ferry
Michael Givner

Michael Givner


New York

Michael Givner is a Principal in the Consumer & Commercial Banking practice for Korn Ferry’s Global Financial Services sector.

Working with major financial institutions, banks of all sizes, and private equity-backed financial services companies, Mr. Givner has successfully executed senior-level searches across a variety of functional areas including operations, finance, credit, risk, sales, marketing and line of business leadership. He is also a member of the firm’s Risk Management Center of Expertise, and has executed numerous Chief Risk Officer and Chief Credit Officer search assignments for a variety of financial services organizations.

Mr. Givner joined Korn Ferry as a Senior Associate and served as the lead Associate on a number of high-profile CEO and Board assignments. Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Givner spent several years with another search firm in Charlotte, North Carolina where he was responsible for client management and search execution as a member of the firm’s Commercial Banking and Wealth Management practices. Mr. Givner began his career in wealth management and financial planning.

Mr. Givner is a graduate of Wake Forest University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business from the Calloway School of Business.