Korn Ferry
Philiep Dedrijvere

Philiep Dedrijvere

Senior Client Partner, Global Consumer Market Practice, EMEA Co-Lead Global Marketing Center of Excellence, Global Corporate Affairs Practice


Mr. Dedrijvere has successfully partnered with global, pan-European, and regional companies, with a focus on multi-channel consumer goods, brand oriented retail and media services. He specializes in recruitment and succession planning of executives at C-suite and board level, with a special emphasis on Marketing and Corporate Communications.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, he served as president of The Coca-Cola Company in the Benelux. During his 20 years in marketing and general management at Coca-Cola and Procter & Gamble, he built extensive operational experience in leading talent through significant changes and gained deep insight in the challenges consumer markets face. Additionally, he has developed operational and consulting experience in post-graduate educational organizations.

Mr. Dedrijvere received his master’s degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and graduated at the University of Antwerp in Applied Economics. He is a BAEF (Belgian-American Educational Foundation) fellow and member of its MBA selection committee.

He is fluent in English, Dutch and French.