Bryan Ackermann Joins Korn/Ferry International As CIO

            Bryan Ackermann Joins Korn/Ferry International As CIO

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2013

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:
KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, today
announced that Bryan Ackermann has joined Korn/Ferry as CIO.

Mr. Ackermann will be responsible for Korn/Ferry's Global Information
Technology Group, overseeing the firm's global systems, infrastructure,
information security and business intelligence, among other key areas of the
organization's IT platform.

Mr. Ackermann will also be responsible for exploring new and emerging
technologies that will continue to serve as a platform of the future for
Korn/Ferry and the services it provides to clients.

"Bryan brings to Korn/Ferry strong technology and leadership credentials, a
deep understanding of the complex issues impacting our industry and a passion
for innovation that will help further propel our firm as Korn/Ferry continues
to define a new market for leadership and talent management," said Gary D.
Burnison, CEO, Korn/Ferry International. "I look forward to working with Bryan
as we continue to build a world-class technology and information sharing
platform to enhance the speed, accuracy and value we deliver for

Mr. Ackermann was previously the CIO of Adecco, North America. Prior to
Adecco, Mr. Ackermann was at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for 16 years, where he
held multiple senior level roles. As a Partner he led the Americas IT
Architecture and Infrastructure practice, working with clients in the consumer
and industrial products industries.

Mr. Ackermann also served as Director for IBM's Center for Business
Optimization offering and has vast experience as an IT consultant with
significant expertise in the management of large global systems

Mr. Ackermann has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Michigan State
University and completed an executive education program at Harvard Business

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 solutions and resources that help
clients cultivate greatness through the design, building and attraction of
their talent. Visit for more information on Korn/Ferry
International, and for thought leadership,
intellectual property, and research.

SOURCE Korn/Ferry International

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