Torbjorn Karlsson Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner
SINGAPORE -- May 27, 2014
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting
services, today announced that Torbjorn Karlsson has joined the firm as Senior
Client Partner. Mr. Karlsson will be based in Korn Ferry’s Singapore office.
Mr. Karlsson brings over 25 years of professional experience mingling business
leadership with executive search consulting. He has held a number of senior
leadership roles in aerospace companies including Bombardier Commercial
Aircraft, Honeywell Aerospace, Cathay Pacific Airways, Rockwell Collins and
Saab Aircraft in Asia-Pacific. In addition, Torbjorn has served as the
Regional Managing Partner of the Industrial Practice with a global search firm
in Asia Pacific and was instrumental in many critical leadership appointments
across all industrial markets in the region as well as globally.
“Torbjorn has a valuable track record in sizing up commercial teams across
Asia Pacific. His business experience and his insights on innovation are
perfectly aligned with Korn Ferry smart growth leadership solutions,” said
Peter Everaert, Managing Director, Industrial, APAC, Korn Ferry. “He will
advise Boards, CEOs and Chief Growth Officers on the development of stronger
commercial organizations, especially in South East Asia markets.”
“Torbjorn’s deep industry knowledge and expertise in the international
C-suite, among boards and across a wide span of industries will be a great
addition to our firm,” said Gerard Chai, Managing Director, Singapore, Korn
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