Korn Ferry
Paul Dinan

Paul Dinan

Senior Client Partner
Global Technology Market Leader


Paul Dinan is a Senior Client Partner for Korn Ferry Hay Group, based in the firm’s Chicago office.

He leads a team of Senior Client Partners and Consultants focused on creating sustainable business impact with senior leaders at Technology and Professional Services clients.

Mr. Dinan helps clients solve business problems with integrated solutions that leverage the full range and impact of our firm’s services.

Mr. Dinan has partnered with numerous Executives to drive transformational improvements in business value creation, through the co-creation and successful execution of new strategies and enhancements to their operating model.

He has worked extensively with leading technology, industrial, and life sciences organizations. 

Mr. Dinan brings extensive experience helping leaders solve complex strategy execution and organization design challenges, with a particular focus on digital and IT transformation.

His work frequently spans multiple domains, connecting the dots between strategy execution, leadership alignment and development, organization design, talent management, and change management.

Mr. Dinan also brings significant experience operating across multiple countries and cultures, having worked extensively with multinational organizations in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, he held senior roles for consulting firms in Chicago, Dublin, and Paris. 

Mr. Dinan earned a masters degree in strategic management and planning from UCD Smurfit Graduate Business School, and an undergraduate bachelors degree in commerce from University College Dublin. He has published multiple articles in the areas of strategy execution, organization transformation, and talent management.