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Alina Polonskaia Joins Korn Ferry as Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion Solutions

November 6, 2018

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 6, 2018--Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Alina Polonskaia has joined the firm as Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion Solutions. She will be based in the Toronto office.

Ms. Polonskaia joins the firm from a global organizational management firm, where she was a global leader of its Diversity & Inclusion Executive Peer Networks. As part of her role, Ms. Polonskaia engaged senior HR and D&I executives from Fortune 500 companies across various industries.

In addition to diversity and inclusion, Ms. Polonskaia specializes in organization design and large-scale organizational transformation. She has worked as a trusted advisor with leading organizations in a variety of geographies and industries.

“I am very excited about the impact Alina will have for our firm in the D&I space. We are committed to helping clients have a positive impact on their workforce with newer and better approaches to diversity and inclusion,” said Mark Arian, Chief Executive Officer, Advisory, Korn Ferry. “The addition of Alina will only help accelerate our efforts in this space.”

Ms. Polonskaia holds an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Irkutsk State University, Russia.

About Korn Ferry

Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We help clients synchronize strategy and talent to drive superior performance. We work with organizations to design their structures, roles, and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people to bring their strategy to life. And we advise them on how to reward, develop, and motivate their people. Visit kornferry.com for more information.

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