August 6, 2012 – Korn/Ferry International has named Avdesh Mittal as senior client partner and regional leader of the firm's digital media sector. Based in Korn/Ferry's Mumbai office, Mr. Mittal will focus on the communications, media and entertainment sectors in India and will also be a core member of the firm's consumer and technology markets. Before joining Korn/Ferry, Mr. Mittal was with Heidrick & Struggles where he was responsible for communications, media and entertainment as a partner in the global technology and services practice. "Avdesh's in-depth knowledge and understanding of the digital media space promises to be a great asset to the firm and our clients," said Charles Tseng, Korn/Ferry president Asia Pacific. "With the addition of Avdesh to our strong team in India, we look to broaden Korn/Ferry's reach in the growing and important convergence and digital media arena as well as augment our capabilities in the Consumer and Technology markets." 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.