George Davies Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

LOS ANGELES, October 7, 2019 - Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that George Davies has joined the firm as a senior client partner in the firm’s Global Financial Services practice. He is based in Korn Ferry’s London office.

Davies joins Korn Ferry from Eliot Partnership, an insurance sector executive search firm, where he was executive chairman. There, he worked to aid the growth of the business with respect to head count, offices and geographical coverage and revenue. Davies operated as an originator for key insurance and private equity clients across multiple offices and geographies.

Prior to this, Davies was the chief client officer of Marsh Ltd, responsible for retention and renewal strategy across all business segments. Previously, Davies worked for over three decades at a global insurance broker, where he had several leadership positions at both regulated board and executive committee levels.

“George has a deep understanding of the Insurance market’s opportunities and challenges,” said Sonamara Jeffreys, co-president, EMEA, Korn Ferry. “He works alongside clients to fully understand their principal areas of growth and existing operating models. His unparalleled expertise leads to the development of relevant human capital solutions to meet his client’s corporate objectives.”

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Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We help clients synchronize strategy and talent to drive superior performance. We work with organizations to design their structures, roles, and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people to bring their strategy to life. And we advise them on how to reward, develop, and motivate their people.