Steven B. McKinney President and Founder
Originally from North Carolina USA, he has a Bachelor of Arts degree from, North Carolina, further MBA studies from the University of Washington and is a Certified Master Coach and a member of the International Coaching Council. His connection with Korea goes back more than 25 years. During this time he has developed a refined expertise in helping multinational companies and leaders succeed in the region. Over the past 12 years he has focused on the business development and marketing to cover the 5 main industries that McKinney Consulting specializes in. In addition, he is an executive coach to senior level executives. Prior to his executive search experience he spent over 11 years in senior level positions as the Head of Footwear Product Development-globally for Adidas, Reebok positions and others. Mr. McKinney is also a Certified Master Coach and a member of the International Coaching Council. In addition, he serves on the boards of the American Chamber of Commerce-Korea as Governor; The Korea Foreign Schools Foundation as Governor; The Seoul Honorary Citizens Council as Vice President, and received the distinction of Honorary Citizen of Seoul in 2007.
Soo-Young Ha Senior Consultant/Partner
Originally from Busan, Korea Mr. Ha earned a bachelor’s degree in material Science from Busan National University of Technology in southern Korea did further studies at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. USA. Mr. Ha is the research team leader & senior consultant, and contributes to the operational aspects of the organization. He specializes in the Financial, Automotive/Manufacturing and Technology industries and in senior level positions. He has over 12 years of experience within the executive search industry. Mr. Ha is one of the original founding members of McKinney Consulting.
Originally from Seoul, Mr. Kwak is currently working on his PhD in Business Management in Seoul and earned Masters of Business Administration Degree from Carnegie Mellon University, USA and a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Ohio University, USA. Mr. Kwak brings a wealth of hands on experience, education, theory and actual practice to the McKinney Consulting coaching practice. He works one on one with executives and their teams in behavioral based coaching. He brings over 25 years of work experience in leading multinational companies in Korea, Asia Pacific and in the USA. 15 years of this experience was at President/CEO level. His company experience included Roche Korea, Yuhan Cyanamid, and Becton Dickinson Korea and others. In addition, he serves as a consultant on the Advisory Committee for the Small & Medium Business, for the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Mr. Kwak also serves as the Chapter President for the Carnegie Mellon University Alumni Association in Korea. Mr. Kwak is fluent in Korean and English. Joe BharatGlobal Communications Coach
Originally from California, Mr. Bharat has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from California State University and is a Certified Master Coach and a member of the International Coaching Council. .Mr. Bharat brings over 12 years of coaching, corporate development, and workshop facilitation experience to the McKinney Consulting team. He has further experience as a project manager, curriculum designer, and is an entrepreneur with experience in establishing businesses in the U.S.A, Japan and Korea. He has coached for many large multinational companies – 3M, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bosch, Fujitsu – and large Korean conglomerates – Hyundai, Hanwha, LG Electronics, SK and Samsung.
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is an executive search firm (sometimes simplified as executive recruiters, or headhunters) which places bi-lingual middle-senior level executives for multinational companies in Korea & Asia.McKinney Consulting also provides coaching services which are behavioral-based with scientifically developed tools in coaching executives and businesses to excellence and success.