Louis Montgomery Jr. joins Korn Ferry as Principal
Los Angeles, CA. January 13, 2015
Los Angeles, Tuesday, January 13, 2015 – Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Louis Montgomery Jr. has joined the firm as Principal. He will be a core member of Korn Ferry’s Global Human Resources Practice. Mr. Montgomery will be based out of Korn Ferry’s Northern Virginia office.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Montgomery served as Senior Managing Director at another global search firm. Previously, Mr. Montgomery was Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Serco Inc.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Montgomery worked in a variety of Human Resources roles encompassing manufacturing, sales, talent acquisition and diversity/inclusion. He worked for several major Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, Pepsico, Kraft Foods, Philip Morris and the AES Corporation where he developed a strong track record of building relationships and supporting business strategy.
“Louis is a seasoned search consultant who brings to Korn Ferry a broad range of human resources experience, across several sectors, while serving some of the top global brands in the world,” said Nels Olson, Vice Chairman and Co-Leader, Board and CEO Services Practice, Korn Ferry. “His track record of success and knowledge of the critical issues driving today’s complex talent management landscape will be a great addition to our team.”
Mr. Montgomery earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University, where he lettered in Varsity Football and Track.
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