April 2, 2010 – Futurestep, a Korn/Ferry International company that provides talent acquisition solutions, has named Byrne Mulrooney as chief executive officer. He will report to Korn/Ferry International CEO Gary Burnison and serve on the firm's global operating committee. During his almost 20 years at EDS and IBM, Mr. Mulrooney held executive positions in client services, sales, marketing and operations. He led Spherion's $1.5 billion workforce solutions business in North America, which included recruitment process outsourcing and managed services. “Byrne is an experienced executive, with strong professional services acumen and proven outsourcing credentials,” said Mr. Burnison. “We're excited about Byrne joining Korn/Ferry and becoming a member of our leadership team.” Mr. Mulrooney assumes the role from Robert McNabb, who will now focus full time on leading the firm's office of the chief executive, premier client partnerships initiative, which is the integrated go-to-market platform for Korn/Ferry's global and regional clients.