Michael Bekins


Michael Bekins is a recognized authority on the leadership issues confronting global organizations that operate in fast-growth, rapidly changing markets.


In his 30-year career with Korn Ferry, Mr. Bekins has held leadership roles in nascent, emerging markets, start-ups,and high-growth markets, including head of the firm’s Hong Kong office, India, Asia-Pacific region, and Asia-Pacific technology practice. He also served as President Europe and EVP-Chief Operating Officer.


For the past decade, his passion has been identifying the qualities that make for high-impact leaders operating in culturally diverse markets. In 2015, he founded CapitaPartners to help organizations instill their leaders with a global mindset. He holds an MBA from the University of Southern California, a BS from Pepperdine University, and executive coaching certification from Columbia University.


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