Korn Ferry
Karen Wong

Karen Wong

Vice President, Financial Management

Montreal

Karen Wong is Vice President, Financial Management, North America. Based in Montreal, Quebec, she works closely with the President, Korn Ferry Futurestep NA to ensure that targeted profitability is achieved and resources are optimally utilized across the Futurestep NA business. 

Prior to this appointment, she has held several leadership roles within Korn Ferry Futurestep’s NA Search and Solutions practices. As an Area Leader in the Search practice, she worked to expand Futurestep's client base in Canada with a focus on Eastern Canada. As a Vice President in Projects and RPO Delivery, Ms. Wong oversaw a portfolio of clients in North America across diverse industries, with responsibility for ensuring service delivery excellence and optimal client satisfaction. Prior roles also include being Co-Head of Futurestep Canada and Service Delivery Leader for Eastern Canada.

Before joining Futurestep in 2006, Ms. Wong spent over a decade working abroad in Hong Kong and New York City, initially as an Audit Manager with Price Waterhouse Hong Kong.

She then joined Michael Page Hong Kong, where she built and ran its largest division in financial services and helped them achieve recognition as the top recruitment consultancy in Asia within two years of its start up. She subsequently transferred to their New York office and established a highly successful front office banking practice.

Ms. Wong holds a Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University and is a Chartered Professional Accountant. She is trilingual in English, French and Cantonese.

 

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