Richard Emerton


Richard is a Managing Partner at the global leadership advisory and executive search firm Korn Ferry, the largest executive search firm and the world’s leading talent and leadership consulting organisation.

He heads the Board and CEO services practice for the firm across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Richard has spent the last 18 years in the search and leadership consulting sector.

Prior to that, Richard was a partner at Arthur Andersen,where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. In his last role, he led a large consulting practice across Europe.

Richard studied Law at Oxford University, where he gained a rowing Blue, and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.