Korn Ferry
Scott Adams

Scott Adams

Practice Leader, Supply Chain and Operations, Korn Ferry Futurestep North America


Scott Adams joined Korn Ferry Futurestep in 2012 and leads the North American Supply Chain and Operations Practice. He started his career working from the Toronto office and is now located in Atlanta.

With over 10 years of executive search experience, Mr. Adams is responsible for developing client relationships across a broad range of companies from public, private, or private equity-owned to smaller start-ups to global Fortune 500 organizations across a variety of industries and is responsible for leading the execution and delivery of single search mandates. These roles range from individual contributor and succession planning roles to the executive vice president level.

Prior to joining Futurestep, Mr. Adams was a Senior Recruitment Advisor with a large international recruiting firm in Toronto. There he was responsible for client relationships, execution, and delivery for a wide array of leading engineering firms both nationally and internationally.

Previously, he was a Senior Sales Manager for a large international business information company, where he led sales teams in both Canada and Europe which included time living in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Mr. Adams holds an honors bachelor degree from Trent University and is a member of the firm’s Supply Chain and Human Resources Centers of Excellence.