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But do you know how you’re going to get there?


Professional Search

In today’s uncertain world, opportunities for businesses to grow and develop abound. As does the likelihood that mismanagement will prevent an organization from reaching its full potential. Only with the right leaders in place, from first-line managers through to senior-level executives, can businesses be sure they are headed in the right direction.

Korn Ferry Futurestep is uniquely positioned to help organizations identify and attract professionals at the middle to upper levels of management, in both single-search and multiple managed search projects. Whether leadership needs revolve around a new product launch, organizational change, strategic shift or geographic expansion, our scalable and innovative approach to professional search helps clients get where they want to go.

Choose wisely

Our search consultants are aligned to an industry practice or functional center of expertise, and combine their recruitment expertise with extensive backgrounds in the areas in which they work. We focus on consumer , financial services , healthcare , industrial , life sciences , and technology industries and functional roles in finance and accounting , human resources , information technology , non-profit and education , sales and marketing , and supply chain management . Each industry practice and functional center of expertise is seamlessly integrated with its Korn Ferry Executive Search counterpart, ensuring a broad view of top talent within in the market.

Each professional search engagement includes innovative tools and technologies that complement our consultants’ expertise to deliver statistically validated superior results.

With unrivaled access to active and passive candidate pools, as well as the industry’s richest data on salaries and employee engagement, we can deliver a competitive advantage when it comes to the attraction of top talent. Korn Ferry’s wealth of assessment data helps us understand what good looks like – the traits and competencies that will determine success - for each and every role we recruit. Our assessment platform KF4D allows us to match professional search candidates against these best-in-class profiles while also gauging cultural fit.

Consolidate search efforts

Where companies once spent an inordinate amount of time and money recruiting for professional search roles, using a wide range of contingent, retained, niche and boutique firms, Futurestep now offers a scalable solution to effectively hire multiple leaders across a business at the same time, regardless of level, function or geography.

Our ability to leverage professional search expertise across industries, functions and regions enables us to do so and a streamlined, proven approach ensures a consistent candidate experience for an organization’s next generation of leaders. In helping organizations attract these key professionals, deepening the bench of leadership talent, Futurestep is also supporting an organization’s succession planning initiatives.


Whether hiring two leaders or forty, clients benefit from economies of scale without compromising the white-glove service professional candidates expect.


Take a deeper dive into what we deliver across several areas of expertise. For more information about specific markets and functions, visit the pages listed above.

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