Gerard McNamara Joins Korn/Ferry International As Senior Client Partner
LOS ANGELES, April 4, 2013
LOS ANGELES, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Korn/Ferry International
(NYSE:KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, today
announced that Gerard McNamara has joined the firm as a Senior Client Partner
in the firm's Financial Services Practice and CIO Center of Expertise. He will
be based in Korn/Ferry's New York office.
Mr. McNamara joins Korn/Ferry from an international recruiting firm, where
previously served in roles as an Office Managing Partner and Global Practice
Managing Partner. He brings to Korn/Ferry strong executive recruiting
credentials, having worked closely with CEOs, CIOs, managing directors and
executive vice presidents, with a focus on senior technology and operations
"Gerry's credentials, relationships and understanding of the issues driving
today's CIOs, combined with his keen understanding of the executive talent
management issues cutting across several markets and industries, will be a
great fit for Korn/Ferry and our clients," said Michael Franzino, Global
Market Managing Director, Financial Services, Korn/Ferry International. "With
a rich history of personal and professional accomplishments, Gerry is a true
leader who will help enhance our firm's capabilities."
Mr. McNamara is a surviving passenger of US Airways Flight 1549, which made an
emergency landing on New York's Hudson River on Jan. 15, 2009.
In addition to his recruiting experience, Mr. McNamara spent more than 15
years in information technology with IBM, where he held several high-level
sales, marketing, service and operations positions. Before embarking on a
corporate career, Gerry held the rank of captain in the United States Marine
Mr. McNamara holds a master's degree in human resources management from
Pepperdine University, and a bachelor's degree from Mt. St. Mary's University.
He is also a graduate of the U.S. Marine Corps Officer Candidate School, and
has completed a program on executive leadership at Harvard Business School.
About Korn/Ferry International
Korn/Ferry International is a premier global provider of talent management
solutions, with a presence throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, the
Middle East and Africa.The firm delivers services and solutions that help
clients cultivate greatness through the attraction, engagement, development
and retention of their talent. Visit www.kornferry.com for more information on
Korn/Ferry International, and www.kornferryinstitute.com for thought
leadership, intellectual property, and research.
SOURCE Korn/Ferry International
Contact: Stacy Levyn, +1-310-556-8502, Stacy.Levyn@kornferry.com
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