Olof Pripp joins Korn Ferry

LONDON, Nov. 17, 2014 — Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Olof Pripp has joined the firm as Vice Chairman, Board & CEO Services EMEA. He will be based out of Korn Ferry’s London and Geneva offices.

Olof joins Korn Ferry from a global executive search firm, where he co-led the global Chief Information Officer Practice and worked extensively with C-suite executives and board members of European and global clients.

Olof began his career in Silicon Valley and then took on a global leadership position at PwC Consulting’s Technology Industry practice. Since he transitioned into the executive search industry, he has worked on an extensive number of senior technology executive, CEO and Non-Executive searches around the world. Olof has also served as a Non-Executive Director for GoRemote Inc. (NASDAQ: GRIC) and iPass (NASDAQ: IPAS) in Silicon Valley.

“With more than 20 years of experience in professional services and executive search, Olof brings a deep and unique blend of business and leadership insight from working with some of the world’s most prominent corporations. Olof will focus on further expanding our integrated capabilities with European boardrooms, working closely with colleagues across the region and the globe, and with a specific focus on the next generation of digital savvy board members” said Bernard Zen-Ruffinen, President, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Korn Ferry.

Olof holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and economics from Uppsala University, Sweden as well as a building engineer degree from John Ericssonsskolan, Sweden. He speaks English, French and Swedish.

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