Oliver Dange Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

FRANKFURT, June 26, 2012 - Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, announced today that Oliver Dange will join the firm as a Senior Client Partner in the Global Consumer Practice and will be based in Frankfurt, Germany.

Mr. Dange has over two decades of professional experience, 10 of which were spent in executive recruitment with a deep focus on consumer markets.  He joins Korn/Ferry from a global executive recruiting firm, where he served as the head of the Marketing, Sales & Strategy Officers Practice for EMEA.  He has specialized in national and international searches and assessments of CEOs, managing directors and heads of marketing and sales. 

“Oliver is a known leader in the consumer and retail space,” said Bernard Zen-Ruffinen, Korn/Ferry President, EMEA. “His depth of knowledge and impressive client reach will greatly benefit the firm’s consumer search function in Germany and throughout EMEA.”

Previously, Mr. Dange successfully established and ran the consumer practice at a leading boutique search firm. Prior to that, he was vice president of marketing at the world’s premier toy manufacturer, Mattel Inc.

Mr. Dange started his career at Procter & Gamble, where in his last position he led the Health and Beauty Care business for Central Europe.

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