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Michael Younger

Michael Younger

Korn Ferry Futurestep Senior Consultant, Healthcare, EMEA


Michael Younger leads our healthcare search practice, providing tailored recruitment solutions to organisation’s across the full spectrum of the healthcare sector, both public and private, providers, commissioners, regulators, private medical insurers, and health technology.

He helps organisations find leaders who drive innovation and efficiency, improve performance and deliver quality outcomes for patients. Placements include executive and leadership functions from CEO, CFO, HR, Commercial, Operations and Clinical Directors. He has also placed individuals to lead a broad range of transformation, turnaround, efficiency, cost reduction and service improvement initiatives.

Mr. Younger joined Futurestep in 2016. With a recruitment career spanning 16 years he started his career in finance recruitment in the City of London, before joining a large UK professional services Plc between 2003 and 2007 to develop their public and health sector business. He moved to a boutique search and interim management business between 2007 and 2011 where he established and grew a successful public sector practice, then spent the last four years as head of healthcare for a global people management business which incorporated executive recruitment and leadership development consultancy.

Mr. Younger's experience encompasses search and executive interim management. He has also worked with clients to develop integrated approaches to leadership challenges, which encompass assessment, leadership development and recruitment solutions, enabling clients to build a leadership team in line with their strategic aims.