Darin White is a Senior Client Partner of Korn Ferry International’s New York office and a member of the Real Estate and Private Equity sectors within the Firm’s Global Financial Market. Her past investment experience at both Soros Private Fund Management and DLJ give her a technical understanding of strategy, the marketplace and of candidate track records.
Ms. White has extensive real estate search experience across the areas of private equity, structured products, investment banking/advisory, and lending and finance, and has been involved in some of the most notable hires, build outs and human capital strategies within the sector.
Within corporate private equity, she has experience across traditional LBO, middle market, minority growth capital, distressed, portfolio management and mezzanine.
Ms. White joined Korn Ferry from a well-recognized, global executive search boutique where she worked with real estate, private equity and hedge fund clients. Prior to embarking on a career in search, she worked at Soros Private Funds Management, the private equity arm of Soros Fund Management. There, she worked on acquisitions, currency hedging and other fund related activities for the firm’s global real estate merchant banking fund. Ms. White began her career in finance as an acquisitions professional in DLJ’s merchant bank as part of DLJ Real Estate Capital Partners.
Ms. White serves as a board member of the Friends of Mount Sinai, and works on various other committees relating to Barnard/Columbia and the ASPCA.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science, Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude, from Barnard College, Columbia University.