Korn Ferry
Yuchin Suriko Simada

Yuchin Suriko Simada



Ms. Suriko Simada conducts senior executive search assignments in the manufacturing, energy, agribusiness and consumer sectors. She is also active in the Leadership and Talent Consulting practice executing management assessment assignments.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms. Simada was a consultant in a consulting firm specializing in market assessment and market entry strategy into the South East Asian countries. Based in Jakarta and Singapore, she advised clients including multinationals and local conglomerates.

Originally from Indonesia, Ms. Simada started her career working in the USA for a diversified manufacturing company, Eaton Corporation. Her assignments included manufacturing, quality assurance, process improvement, and supply chain management. Within supply chain management, her exposures ranged from demand planning, production planning, and inventory management, among others, in attaining operational excellence.

Ms. Simada obtained an MBA from Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University, and a BSc. in Industrial & System Engineering from the Ohio State University, in the USA.