James Aggen joins Korn Ferry as Managing Principal

LOS ANGELES, March 5, 2014 – Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that James Aggen has joined the firm as Managing Principal. Mr. Aggen will be based in Korn Ferry’s Los Angeles office.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Aggen was a Senior Manager at Deloitte Consulting. During his tenure at Deloitte, Mr. Aggen worked with clients in various industries including pharmaceuticals, life sciences, financial services, and telecom. His diverse background and global work experience, throughout Southeast Asia, Europe and North America, has given him the opportunity to serve clients such as AbbVie, Amgen, Baxter Healthcare, CEMEX, SingTel, Mattel, and PNC Financial Services.

“James’s expertise in helping firms build their organizational capabilities to align with their strategic aspirations, often through leadership development and functional excellence programs, will be a great fit for our Leadership & Talent Consulting business,” said Lewis Rusen, President, Leadership & Talent Consulting Practice, North America.

James holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of California and a Master of Business Administration from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

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