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Alice Tan

Senior Client Partner
Alice Tan is a Senior Client Partner for Korn Ferry Executive Search, based in the Firm's Singapore office, where she is a member of the Firm's Global Life Sciences Market.

Ms. Tan brings sixteen years of executive search experience to Korn Ferry. She has successfully placed numerous leadership roles, including chief executive officer, managing director, and vice president positions across Asia Pacific.

Ms. Tan brings to her clients' work a regional perspective and significant insight into the cultural dimensions that determine the selection and appointment of senior level executives.

Previously, Ms. Tan worked with another global executive recruitment firm and led the life sciences practice for pharmaceutical, medical devices, healthcare services, biotechnology, and clinical research operations for South East Asian markets. Earlier, she led her executive search practice across Asia Pacific from 2006-2009. Since 2004, Ms. Tan has been conducting searches in the Life Sciences space across Asia, specializing in placing senior executives in strategic positions.

During her career, Ms. Tan has assisted her clients on an array of many challenging searches, consulted on management issues as well leadership consulting projects across Asia Pacific and Globally.

Ms. Tan is also a member of the CEO/Board Practice, she has assisted clients on board placement and board effectiveness work for the past years.

Ms. Tan earned a bachelor of business degree in marketing from La Trobe University. She has also attended an Executive Management Program at Harvard Business School.