Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Kathryn Ang has joined the firm as Senior Client Partner for the Consumer sector. She will be based in Korn Ferry’s Singapore office.

Ms. Ang focuses on senior level executive search and succession planning for Board of Director, CEO and other C-level positions across the fast-moving consumer goods, consumer healthcare, consumer durables, food & beverage and private equity companies in Southeast Asia. Prior to her career in executive search, Ms. Ang had 20 years of hands-on global P&L experience with roles in Sales & Marketing, Product Development and Corporate Strategy for various Consumer Products multinational companies.

“Kathryn has an impeccable reputation as a trusted leadership advisor, and an extensive set of skills which are seen as key by our clients from Fortune 500 companies, particularly in the ASEAN region,” said Alicia Yi, Managing Director, Asia Pacific Consumer Market, Korn Ferry.

“We are confident that Kathryn will bring new capabilities to the firm and will be pivotal to strengthening Korn Ferry’s positioning in the region,” said Gerard Chai, Office Managing Director, Korn Ferry Singapore.

Ms. Ang holds an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management in the United States, and also studied at the European Business School in Germany. She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York.

SOURCE: Korn Ferry