Allen Wurzbach has worked with Foster & Associates since its inception. As Managing Associate, he focuses on conducting executive search for financial services and industrial clients. Previously, Mr. Wurzbach served as a Managing Associate with Korn/Ferry International, where he was a Member of their Financial Services and General Practices. He served in both generalist and specialist roles completing 140 assignments for senior executives with financial and professional services, industrial, and consumer products clients. Allen has more than 25 years’ experience as a human resources executive and management consultant.
For ten of those years, he first served Chemical Bank (now part of JPMorgan Chase) in senior line Human Resources assignments to the asset-based lending, retail branch banking and global money markets and foreign exchange divisions. He later served Kidder Peabody & Co. (now part of UBS) as SVP/Director of Human Resources for Investment and Merchant Banking.
Allen was a member of the professional staff at Booz, Allen & Hamilton, where he recruited consultants for the New York and Cleveland offices and later served as global Director of Compensation and Benefits.
His early career included corporate human resource assignments in compensation, recruiting and training with the Pepsi-Cola Company and Citibank. He is a graduate of Lehigh University.