SINGAPORE, May 14, 2015–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Nick Evans has joined the firm as Senior Client Partner in the Financial practice. Mr. Evans will focus on wholesale and consumer banking and has been appointed as the Regional Sector Leader for Retail, Consumer and Digital Banking for Asia Pacific. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s Singapore office.
Mr. Evans joins us from a global search firm, where he was an instrumental member of the Financial Services & Digital practice. He started his career with the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office before moving into the recruitment industry, where he has worked across various geographies based out of London, Sydney, Hong Kong and, most recently, Singapore.
In his career, Mr. Evans has held a number of senior consulting and management positions in the industry including Head of Financial Services for Asia, Managing Partner for Hong Kong, Singapore and Vietnam operations, and Head of the Digital Practice for Asia Pacific. He has assumed various global, regional and country head roles across wholesale banking, retail banking, digital banking, insurance, GTS and funds management.
“Nick’s successful track record and experience will help us build further on the success of our financial services practice in the Asia Pacific region,” said Robert Grandy, Managing Director, Financial Services, Asia Pacific. “We are truly delighted that he has joined the firm.”
Mr. Evans earned his BSc in Economics (Honors), Accountancy and Management from Cardiff University.
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Source: Korn Ferry