Anu Zachariah has joined Korn Ferry as a senior client partner in the firm’s consulting business.
She will be based in their Bangalore office.
With over 25 years of experience in human resources and consulting services, Zachariah is an advocate of connecting business priorities with human capital strategy.
As an expert on a broad range of leadership practices, she has provided counsel and advisory support to a diverse range of multinational and Indian organisations and has led engagements in the areas of assessment and succession, organisation design, culture transformation, diversity, equity and inclusion and leadership development.
Prior to Korn Ferry, Zachariah held the position of chief people officer at Sasken Technologies where she was a member of the executive leadership team wherein, she shaped the people and culture transformation agenda at the firm.
"I am excited to partner with the best in the human capital consulting space and deliver high impact value for the clients we serve locally and globally," said Zachariah.
In her previous stints, she has worked as a senior expert with McKinsey & Company and has held various leadership positions at Development Dimensions International (DDI) India, with her last role at DDI being managing director & head consulting – DDI India.
“Anu is known for her client centricity and growth mindset in instituting forward-looking leadership practices and making change happen. Her addition to our consulting practice will further boost our capability in the leadership and talent consulting space in India,” said Navnit Singh, chairman and regional managing director, Korn Ferry India.
“We’re excited to welcome Anu to our team. She brings a depth of expertise, as well as breadth of experience of transforming clients across industries,” added Sandeep Bhalla, senior client partner, head of consulting, Korn Ferry India.