Women In koRea (WIR 2.0)
Who we are
Women In koRea 2.0 wants to create a PLATFORM for your female PROFESSIONALS to build a strong and sustainable NETWORK which can help to support thier CAREER.
Women In koRea 2.0 consists of 3 working groups as C-Level Mentor group, Middle Level Mentor/Mentee group and Junior Level Mentee group.
KGCCI WIR Mentorship Program
Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. Its 11,400 experts in more than 50 countries deliver on five core areas: Organization Strategy, Assessment and Succession, Talent Acquisition, Leadership Development and Total Rewards. (Visit kornferry.com for more information)
Client Partner / Core Mentor of WIR 2.0
Christina Ahn is a Client Partner at Korn Ferry where she is a responsible member of the General Practice mainly covering the Global Consumer/Retail Market and serving as the Market Leader for Professional Search in the Seoul office.
She has a proven track record of placing C-level executives across a diverse range of industries including luxury/retail, consumer, professional services and technology startups. Her recruitment experience also spans global mid-level talent search and market mapping.
Public Recognition of WIR mentorship
On International Women's Day 2023, KGCCI's female leadership group, "WIR 2.0," supported by Korn Ferry, held a kick-off event at the residence of German Ambassador to South Korea H.E. Michael Reiffenstuel.
Over 90 participants, notably female executive mentors and mentees from a wide range of industries and companies, attended the event.
Under the theme of “Sowing, Nurturing, Growing,” a renowned knitting artist, Yoon-nam Seo, displayed her artworks as a symbol of women’s solidarity. As a special guest, the 90-year-old artist shared her journey and wisdom on cultivating personal and professional growth.