October 28, 2010 – Korn/Ferry International has announced that Katie Lahey is joining the firm as managing director, Australia and New Zealand. Ms. Lahey has a distinguished career in Australian business and public policy, most recently serving as chief executive of the Business Council of Australia (BCA) for almost a decade. The BCA is an association of chief executives of leading Australian corporations that has successfully contributed to public policy debates to help shape key economic and business reforms in Australia. "We are delighted to welcome Katie to the firm," said Charles Tseng, president, Asia Pacific for Korn/Ferry. "Katie brings an extraordinary set of skills and experience as a trusted advisor to CEOs and has helped organizations address complex strategic issues in Australia." Gary Reidy, who successfully led Korn/Ferry's presence in Australasia for the past 11 years, will assist Ms. Lahey with her transition and assume a new role as senior advisor.