Clive Smit Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

LOS ANGELES, October 28, 2019 - Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Clive Smit has joined the firm as a senior client partner. He is based in Korn Ferry’s London office.

Smit has over 30 years of consulting and industry experience in people organization strategy and development, having served leading clients in the industrial, life sciences, transport and defense markets. He joins Korn Ferry from a global advisory firm where he was a director within the Organization Transformation practice. Before that, Smit was a director at a management consulting firm where he oversaw organization transformation and talent consulting for private industry clients in the UK and north western Europe.

Earlier in his career, Smit held multiple advisory leadership roles in leading management consulting firms.

“Clive is known for being an organization and talent strategy expert, bringing innovative solutions within complex organizations and markets,” said John Douglas, president, Advisory, EMEA, Korn Ferry. “His expertise in helping organizations deliver on transformation programs makes him a great asset to the firm”.

Smit holds a master’s degree in industrial and organizational psychology from the University of Cape Town.

About Korn Ferry

Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We work with clients to design their organizational structures, roles and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people and advise them on how to reward, develop and motivate their workforce. And, we help professionals navigate and advance their careers.