Activist investors are making corporate boards whiter and more male

Our CEO Brett Stephens is featured in Quartz this morning stemming from a recent interview with management reporter Oliver Staley. Staley’s piece focuses on the impact activists are having on board composition. And he features Stephens’ commentary throughout the article – with his insight constituting the bulk of the piece – alongside research from ISS, […]

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Wall Street Journal | Cybersecurity Tops Priority List For CEOs After String of High-Profile Hacks

  In the Wall Street Journal today, Brett Stephens, our chief executive officer, is featured in an article on cybersecurity and how data breaches affect chief executives. Stemming from her recent interview with Stephens, Vanessa Fuhrmans writes in her piece, “Cybersecurity Tops Priority List For CEOs After String of High-Profile Hacks”: “Cyber threats have zoomed to […]

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Board Recruiting Practice Head Appointed to Forbes Steering Committee

Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, has been appointed to the new Steering Committee of Forbes’ CMO Practice. The Steering Committee consists of marketing measurement experts, board leaders, and academics who are working together with the Practice’s Advisory Board of leading CMOs and the Marketing Accountability Standards Board (MASB) to establish common sense […]

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AESC’s Executive Talent | The Future of Boards

This week, Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, is featured extensively in the new Next Gen issue of Executive Talent, the global trade publication of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC). In the eight-page article “The Future of Boards” (page 28), AESC writes: “Boards are also broadening the range of […]

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RSR Partners Appoints Talal Debs as Head of Firm’s Risk Practice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christopher Sheeron | Head, Marketing and Communications  csheeron@rsrpartners | +1 (203) 246-8810 GREENWICH, Conn. — RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today the appointment of Talal Debs as a Managing Director and Head of the firm’s Risk Practice. With a strong combination of risk management, finance, and academic […]

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Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Appointment of Director Gregory A. Thaxton

This week, our successful work in recruiting Gregory Thaxton to the board of Kimball Electronics is featured in the company’s press release announcing Mr. Thaxton’s appointment. We are proud to have partnered with the company, a global leader in electronic manufacturing services. The company states: Kimball Electronics, Inc. today announced the appointment of Gregory A. […]

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12 Reasons Why Companies Hire Executive Search Firms

In a new article, “12 Reasons Why Companies Hire Executive Search Firms“, Hunt Scanlon Media (HSM) has partnered with UK-based executive recruiting organization CNA International to discover why and when retaining a headhunting firm is advantageous. HSM writes, “…At the end of the day, while you can get a lot of lift from employee referrals, job […]

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Los Angeles Business Journal | Trends in Sport Executive Recruiting

Dany Berghoff, a senior member of our Sport Leadership Practice, is featured today in the Los Angles Business Journal for a trend piece on sport executive recruiting. Originally published in SportsBusiness Journal, in “CAA Sports making a move into executive search”, reporter Terry Lefton writes in The Lefton Report: After a period during which CAA […]

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RSR Partners Appoints John Hambley as Principal in Firm’s Industrial Practice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christopher Sheeron | Senior Director, Marketing and Communications csheeron@rsrpartners.com | +1 (203) 246-8810 GREENWICH, Conn. — RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today the appointment of John Hambley as a Principal in the firm’s Industrial Practice. With extensive experience in management consulting, he will play a key role […]

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