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LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Alessandra Cavalcante has
joined the firm as a senior client partner and global account lead. She
is a leader of cross-advisory solutions, specializing in Assessment and
Succession, and is based in Korn Ferry’s Rio de Janeiro office.

Ms. Cavalcante brings to the firm more than 20 years of experience in
human resources management. Throughout her career, Ms. Cavalcante has
developed, implemented and managed complex and large-scale business

Ms. Cavalcante joins Korn Ferry from LafargeHolcim, a global building
materials and solutions company, where she was the global talent and
performance management director. Prior to that, she served as vice
president of Learning and Development and as global talent director at
Lafarge SA. She also led an M&A project as the country integration
director at LafargeHolcim.

“Alessandra is known for being quick to identify opportunities, create
strategies and implement innovative projects with high added value,”
said Mark Arian, CEO, Advisory, Korn Ferry. “Her expertise spans a range
of our solution areas, and we are eager to see how she contributes to
our cross-advisory solutions. It is a pleasure to welcome her to the

Ms. Cavalcante holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology, an MBA from
COPPEAD and an MBA in human resources management from the Fundação
Getúlio Vargas.

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
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