Korn Ferry appoints senior client partner to London office
Bright will be joining Korn Ferry from a global recruiting firm and brings to the firm deep expertise derived from a career that has spanned commodity trading, investment banking, and executive search.
Bright specializes in serving clients in capital markets, commodities, and legal and compliance. He works on a global basis covering multi-asset classes, and has completed senior searches across the United States, Europe and Asia.
“James will bring to Korn Ferry impeccable talent management expertise and strong credentials within the commodities space,” said Bernard Zen-Ruffinen, Korn Ferry president of EMEA. “His understanding of the talent issues driving the financial market, along with the relationships he has established while working with some of the top organizations in this space, will be a great fit as we further extend our capabilities to clients throughout the region.”
Bright graduated with Joint BA Honours from Royal Holloway College, London University. He is fluent in French and Italian.