Dennis Carey

Vice Chairman, Korn/Ferry International

About Dennis:

Dennis is Vice Chairman of Korn/Ferry International. He specializes in the recruitment of chief executives and corporate directors. He has conducted searches for the CEOs of 3M, Tyco International, MCI, American Standard, and many other companies; assisted numerous boards in CEO succession projects; and completed searches for directors of Allied Signal, American Express, Amgen, CBS, GlaxoSmithKline, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, NCR, Sprint, and Tyco International, among others. He has served as Delaware Secretary of Labor, as Vice President of the University of Delaware, and on boards of publicly traded firms, and is the coauthor or coeditor of CEO Succession, The Human Side of M&A, and How to Run a Company. He founded or cofounded Wharton’s Directors Institute, CEO Academy, Lead Director Academy, and Prium.

Executive Education Programs Taught

Boards that Lead: Corporate Governance that Builds Value
Based on the book Boards that Lead, this executive education program provides the latest thinking from some of the world’s most knowledgeable boardroom veterans on how directors can make a leadership difference.

CEO Academy
Developed through a partnership between Wharton Executive Education and the CEO Academy, this program provides CEOs with an unparalleled opportunity to connect with peers in a dynamic setting and enhance their leadership and strategic decision-making skills.