April 26, 2010 – Korn/Ferry International has formed a partnership with Woodburn Mann, a Southern African leadership, recruitment and talent management firm. Whitehead Mann, acquired by Korn/Ferry in 2009, has been associated with Woodburn Mann for 28 years. Woodburn Mann will be responsible for extending the firm's executive search and talent management services in the Southern African sub-continent, in the countries of Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. "We are excited to establish an alliance with Woodburn Mann. This partnership will allow Korn/Ferry to more successfully serve our global clients in sub-Saharan Africa and provide them with a broad range of talent management solutions," said Bernard Zen-Ruffinen, president of EMEA for Korn/Ferry. 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.