Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) announced that David Pitfield has joined the firm as Senior Client Partner in the Consumer Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s Atlanta office.

Mr. Pitfield brings nearly two decades of executive search experience, with a focus on general management, sales and marketing roles in the consumer space. He joins Korn Ferry from a leading boutique firm which specialized in the consumer products and related industries.

Prior to entering the executive search profession, Mr. Pitfield spent six years with Procter & Gamble in various progressive sales leadership roles and served as Vice President, Sales for PurchasePro.com, a leader in the emerging Business-to-Business E-Commerce field.

“David’s track record of success as an executive search consultant leading a number of successful searches and his experience in the consumer industry, will bring added strengths to our consumer practice and firm,” said Doug Charles, President, Americas, Korn Ferry. “We look forward to Dave joining our team.”

Mr. Pitfield earned his Bachelors of Science in Marketing from Miami University.

SOURCE: Korn Ferry