Robert Wilder
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Robert Wilder

Country Chair, Ireland,
Board Services, EMEA

Rob is responsible for leading the go-to-market strategy of Ireland and Korn Ferry’s Global Alliance partnership relationships.

Highly experienced in board advisory work, recruiting boards and their evaluations, Rob specialises in hiring Chief Executive Officers, Chief Financial Officers, C-level executives and other leadership positions across the technology, services, corporate, private equity, real estate and financial sectors. He offers significant expertise in advising clients how to align talent strategy and capabilities with organisational strategy and culture.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Rob was a Partner for over 12 years with a leading global executive search and consulting firm. Being based in both London and Dubai during his time there, he focused on the Technology, Business Professional Services and Financial Services sectors, with a strong emphasis in geographic growth markets and economies.

At Korn Ferry, part of his role is supporting the development of the Search and Financial Services practices across several Middle Eastern geographies.

Rob holds a BSc (Hons) in Geology from the University of Plymouth.