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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

08 Mar 2018
7 Skills Every Future CHRO Should Have

Alan Guarino, Vice Chairman - CEO & Board Service at Korn Ferry says: “Next-generation CHROs will perform like the CEO of an HR solutions company, enabling human capital solutions for their company. They are not administering programs. They are creating impact and a return on the money invested in the company’s talent systems.”

17 Jan 2018
Why a CHRO Needs to Think Like a CIO

Alan Guarino, Vice Chairman at Korn Ferry, writes: What’s more important to the future of business, people or technology? As HR leaders, we would say people are most critical to organizational success. A recent global study of CEO perceptions by Korn Ferry found a startling lack of top-leader focus on the value of the people in their organizations, while they instead are putting a higher value on technology and tangible assets...

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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

Other Business Interests

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