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Alan Guarino

Korn Ferry

New York, US

Vice Chairman

Korn Ferry

Alan Guarino
Alan is a West Point graduate & former Army Officer. Since 1987 he has built and sold a leading professional services boutique, advised a vast range of CEOs and Boards on talent strategy including Federal Reserve Bank boards, Fortune 50 companies and private equity backed businesses frequently during crisis situations. Currently Vice Chairman at Korn Ferry, Alan is a public company board director and commentator on Fox Business and Bloomberg Radio. An avid outdoorsman, he co-founded the exclusive Saint Hubert's Club 70 miles North of Manhattan in the Hudson Valley. www.sainthubertslodge.com

Personal Business Advice

EARN TRUST: You must be authentic and self-aware in order to lead. This means being self-critical and aware of your own shortcomings. People follow those who are truly genuine in what they say and do because this creates the most critical human connection – TRUST.

Alan Guarino’s Newsfeed

10 May 2018
Should New CEOs Have HR Expertise?

Writing for Korn Ferry, Alan Guarino, vice chairman in their consultancy board services practice, stated that "in a study of executive assessment data, researchers analyzed 360-degree assessments of thousands of leaders in six C-suite functions" and found that "the traits of CHROs matched up closely with those of CEOs."

02 May 2018
Business Wire
Korn Ferry Study Reveals Global Talent Shortage Could Threaten Business Growth Around the World

“The world can’t afford to have tens of millions of unfilled jobs and trillions of dollars in unrealized revenue,” said Alan Guarino, vice chairman, Korn Ferry CEO and Board Services. “Companies must work to mitigate this potential talent crisis now to protect their future. If nothing is done, this shortage will debilitate the growth of key global markets and sectors.”

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Alan Guarino’s Background

Vice Chairman
New York, US
Korn Ferry helps leaders & organizations succeed by releasing the full potential of people through our full suite of talent strategy tools & consulting services.
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Cornell International
Chairman & CEO
Mar 1993 - Jan 2007
International provider of human resources consulting, executive search, and owner of the internet platform Worldemployment.com until sold to Adecco in 2003. Then CEO following the sale to Adecco through 2007

Non-Executive Positions

Jan 2010 - Present
New York, US
The most exclusive luxury overnight accommodations in the Hudson Valley, set on 165 acres including the exquisitely designed sporting clays shooting course and working apple farm. TripAdvisor review states "... if Wall Street and Corporate America had a Camp David, this would be it"

Alan Guarino’s Education

Masters Degree in Business Administration
1984 - 1986
Bachelor of Science Degree
1978 - 1982