Korn Ferry
Tierney Remick

Tierney Remick

Vice Chairman, Board and CEO Services


Based in Chicago, Tierney Remick is the Vice Chairman of Korn Ferry’s Global Board and CEO Practice. She has recently moved into this leadership position after having spent 10 years as the Global President of Korn Ferry‘s Consumer Industry practice. She has also served on Korn Ferry’s Global Operating Committee for the past decade.

Ms. Remick is a seasoned executive with extensive experience partnering with Boards and CEO’s on managing leadership transitions, effective succession planning and top team effectiveness for Fortune 500. She is deeply experienced recruiting Board, CEO and C-Suite executives for both Fortune 500 publicly-traded corporations as well as privately-held companies. Ms. Remick is particularly effective at working with multinational organizations seeking access to the most dynamic leadership talent globally.

Ms. Remick frequently appears on the national media outlets such as CNBC, CNN, the Wall Street Journal and Fortune as an expert on executive and management issues. Prior to joining Korn Ferry in 1998, Ms. Remick spent over 10 years with another global executive search firm. Her earlier experience includes account management experience with The Leo Burnett Company, a leading international advertising agency and time with a marketing consulting firm.

Ms. Remick is a member of the Chicago Network, an NACD Fellow and a Leadership Greater Chicago fellow. She served for 10 years as a member of the Lincoln Park Zoo Board based in Chicago. She lives in Chicago with her husband, Rick, and 3 children.

Ms. Remick earned her Bachelor’s degree in English from Princeton University.