Susan Snyder

Susan Snyder

Senior Client Partner,
NA Organizational Strategy Leader

New York

Ms. Snyder is a Senior Client Partner for Korn Ferry, based in the firm's New York office, where she leads our North America Organizational Strategy team.

Ms. Snyder’s business impact includes:

  • Enhanced performance in a medical devices company, after work with the senior leadership team to speed decision-making and collaboration.
  • Higher engagement and utilization in a global law firm after work with practice and office leadership.
  • Increased profitability in a privately held corporate trading group, after assessment and on-boarding of multiple senior executives.
  • Faster and more effective acquisition of key drugs, after working with the executive marketing team within a global pharmaceutical organization.
  • Double digit revenue growth in a biotech company, after participating in a leadership development journey targeted to sales leaders’ development needs.

Ms. Snyder consults with clients to execute strategy by enhancing the effectiveness of key talent. She focuses her work on executives and executive teams. The majority of her client work is in the life sciences industry as well as with professional services firms.

Her areas of expertise include senior team performance, culture definition and sustenance, talent management, and executive development (both individual and cohort development). She is particularly passionate about unleashing potential in executives to improve performance.

In addition to her consulting work, Ms. Snyder leads the Organizational Strategy solution area in North America which enable client success by aligning critical organizational drivers with business strategy and business model. This includes operating model and organizational design, top team performance, culture transformation, and talent strategy.

Susan holds a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Harvard Divinity School and a Bachelor of Arts in Classics and Religion from Reed College, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa.