Ana Dutra

Ana Dutra is Chief Executive Officer, Leadership and Talent Consulting, EVP Korn/Ferry International. She joined Korn/Ferry from Accenture, where she led the global organization strategy practice. Previously, she led the organizational transformation and mergers and acquisitions practices at Oliver Wyman Consulting. Prior to that, she was with Marakon Associates, CSC Index, and Booz Allen.

With over two decades of experience in management consulting, Ms. Dutra's expertise lies in helping boards, CEOs, and senior management to identify and align around transformational and growth strategies, particularly in the areas of growth and innovation, culture transformation, and succession planning. Ms. Dutra led a number of organizational transformation, succession planning, post-merger integration, and leadership development programs across the world in many industries: retail, food and beverage, technology, banking, and manufacturing.





In tough times, motivating people may fall way down the list of priorities; survival comes first, as the risk of defection is much lower in a recession. Most people are simply relieved not to be part of downsizing, and while top performers have greater flexibility to move, they don’t want to sell their skills into a down market. As the...Full Article »