August 10, 2010 – Korn/Ferry International has hired Paul Legvold as a senior client partner and a leader in its global asset management practice. He will be based out of Korn/Ferry's New York office. Mr. Legvold previously was head of the North American asset management practice at Heidrick & Struggles. He specializes in investment and wealth management, hedge funds and private equity. Mr. Legvold brings to Korn/Ferry extensive experience while leading C-suite engagements for several of the top financial services companies in the industry. He has also worked with asset management firms and hedge funds to establish senior distribution teams and strategy. "Paul is one of the foremost asset management experts in our business," said Michael Franzino, global market managing director of financial services for Korn/Ferry International. "He brings to Korn/Ferry impeccable experience, with a strong pulse on the trends driving today's financial services market."