June 14, 2010 – Korn/Ferry International has strengthened its position in the Greater China region with three new hires. Based in Beijing and Shanghai, the new partners will augment the firm’s capabilities in the life sciences, industrial and financial services markets. Jerome Bucher joins Korn/Ferry in Beijing as senior client partner – life sciences; he was previously with Heidrick & Struggles. Steve Jiang has been named senior client partner in the firm's industrial practice. Based in Shanghai, Mr. Jiang joins from Russell Reynolds Associates. Miao Cao becomes client partner in Shanghai serving financial services clients; previously she had her own consulting firm in Silicon Valley advising Fortune 500 companies, VC-funded startups and international non-government organizations in the U.S., Europe and China. "We are thrilled to welcome our new hires," said Charles Tseng, president, Asia Pacific for Korn/Ferry. "Korn/Ferry is positive about the growth prospects in Greater China and our new partners are all industry leaders with proven client service capabilities who will strengthen our ability to help clients identify, attract and retain senior-level talent." Korn/Ferry International, 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.