June 25, 2014 – Korn Ferry has named Jeff Summer as a senior partner in its New York office. Mr. Summer joins Korn Ferry from his most recent role as an independent consultant working with clients to implement strategy, design organizations and develop talent. Previously, he served as a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), where he initiated the build-out of the U.S. firm's talent management practice. “Jeff’s significant, hands-on experience with talent management solutions and his extensive work with clients in the financial services and healthcare industries including Goldman Sachs, Nationwide, MetLife, Fidelity Investments, UBS, Novartis and Pfizer, will be a strong addition to our leadership & talent consulting team,” said Lewis Rusen, president, leadership & talent consulting practice, North America. Korn Ferry, based in Los Angeles and with a presence throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is a global provider of talent management solutions.