February 1, 2010 – Korn/Ferry International has appointed Anthony J. Vardy as head of its London office. Mr. Vardy is joining Korn/Ferry|Whitehead Mann after 15 years at Spencer Stuart where he was head of the firm's London office and a founding member of the technology, communications and media practice in Europe. Throughout his career, Mr. Vardy has conducted executive searches at the CEO and managing director levels for corporate clients throughout Europe, the U.S. and Canada, the Middle East, the Far East and Australia/New Zealand. "Tony has a history of success while working with some of the most well-recognized, high profile companies both in EMEA and worldwide," said Bernard Zen-Ruffinen, Korn/Ferry president of EMEA. "He is also a proven leader, with deep international experience and strong understanding of the evolving talent management issues impacting the C-suite and boardrooms." 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.