Colleen O’Neill Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Partner

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2014 – Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Colleen O’Neill has joined the firm as a Senior Partner. Ms. O’Neill will be based in Korn Ferry’s Atlanta office.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms. O’Neill was a Senior Partner at another Talent Management firm, where she served as Global Talent Management solutions leader. With two decades of consulting experience, holding a range of thought leadership and operational management roles, Ms. O’Neill has assisted a diverse set of organizations with a wide range of human resource issues including talent strategy, leadership development, performance and career management, and linking pay and performance.

“Colleen’s deep expertise in a wide range of talent issues including talent strategy, leadership assessment and development, succession planning, performance management, and career management is a strong fit for our Leadership & Talent Consulting Practice,” said Lewis Rusen, President, Leadership & Talent Consulting Practice, North America. “Colleen brings to Korn Ferry impeccable credentials and a track record of success; I look forward to having her join our team.”

Colleen holds a B.A. in Psychobiology from Oberlin College and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Georgia.

She has authored numerous articles on leadership, performance and reward topics.

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