Korn Ferry
Peggy Hazard

Peggy Hazard

Associate Client Partner and Co-Head Advancing Women Worldwide

New York

Peggy Hazard is an Associate Client Partner at Korn Ferry Hay Group. She specializes in executive coaching and facilitation to help leaders achieve business results through improved global talent strategies and more inclusive and agile leadership. She has worked with leaders from more than 80 countries across Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas.

Ms. Hazard is also co-head of Korn Ferry’s Advancing Women in Leadership practice, and was instrumental in developing the firm’s Accelerating Women in Leadership Flagship Program, Vectors™ and Strategic Approach to achieving gender balance at senior levels. She serves as an advisor for the Avon Global Women’s Think Tank, the Global Diversity Benchmarks and The Chief Global Diversity Officer Competency Model.

Ms. Hazard previously served as Managing Editor of a Global 100 Corporation’s online Global Inclusion University serving 197,000 employees in more than 160 countries, as an adjunct professor for Cornell University’s Industrial and Labor Relations School, and a guest lecturer at Columbia University, Rutgers University, India Institute of Management, and the Mercedes Leadership Institute. She is a published author and contributor, including The Real Gap: Fixing the Gender Pay Divide, Practical Tips for Women in Leadership, Best Practice Women in Leadership and CrossCultural Agility: The Global Talent Solution. She has presented at numerous conferences including the Conference Board, Global HR Forum, Executive Leadership Council, Network for Executive Women’s Executive Forum, Diversity Women and Working Mother.

Ms. Hazard has 30 years of experience, including management positions at Polo Ralph Lauren and Warnaco where she managed international teams.

Ms. Hazard holds a bachelor’s degree from The University of Pennsylvania, where she studied at The Wharton School. She is certified in ViaEdge, Voices, KFALP, Hogan, HBDI, IDI and Style and Climate assessments.