This Week in Leadership

Corporate boards and shareholder activism. Chinese CEOs at firms outside of China. Plus, how the new business model within healthcare needs leaders.  Read Korn Ferry’s take on recent news, from our reporting team.

To Beat Activists, Join Them      

Activist stakeholders made big news this week. Here’s how to fend them off.


The Next Chinese Export: CEOs 

It may be time for a Chinese CEO outside China, says Korn Ferry’s Asia-Pacific chief, Michael Distefano.


For Retail, a Day of Reckoning   

With the industry so challenged, retail CHROs are promising a sweeping talent makeover. A new Korn Ferry white paper. 


You Had One Job!          

The elimination of the U.S. men’s soccer team from World Cup contention underscores the challenges leaders face.


The Industry's Own Healthcare Plan       

Healthcare leaders have their own new model for reform—but do they have the right people?


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    Managing Director, Retail Sector Lead for EMEA, Head of the Consumer Practice UK

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    Vice Chairman, Global Sector Leader, Sports

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    Vice Chairman and Co-Leader,
    Board & CEO Services, Korn Ferry

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    Vice Chairman, CEO and Board Services

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    Senior Client Partner, North America Retail Sector Leader

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