December 2, 2013 – The Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) has accepted 11 new retained executive search firms into AESC membership. The AESC has welcomed the following new firms: Atabay Consulting; Big Fish Executive; De Sailly Consulting; Dobroy & Partners International; ECS Partners International; Head Hunters Peru; Lennard Partners; Per Ardua Associates, Steiner Search Group; TASA Worldwide and You & Partners. Based in Mexico, Atabay Consulting utilizes best practices in search with its technology-integrated suite of statistically-validated consulting tools. Founded in 2008 by managing director Joanne Inches, Big Fish Executive, based in Hobart, Tasmania, has partnered with organizations to appoint key strategic roles including, but not limited to, CEOs, CFOs, board directors and board chairs, operations directors, financial controllers, asset managers, commercial managers, and GMs in sales and marketing. De Sailly Consulting brings more than 30 years of experience in search for universities, government and other sectors. Dobroy & Partners focuses on CEO, CFO, CMO, and other senior-level recruiting assignments with expertise in consumer products, IT, telecom, the automotive, chemical, oil & gas and pharmaceutical industries and professional services. ECS Partners International specializes in researching the marketplace to identify, evaluate and recruit executives into their client's organizations from a wide variety of industries, such as financial services, hospitality, pharmaceutical, maritime, consumer and manufacturing. Head Hunters Peru was established in 1997 in Lima, Peru and specializes in mining, oil/energy, construction, retail pharmaceutical, technology, telecommunications, airlines/aviation and industrial manufacturing. Stephen Lennard, formerly of Crown & Marks, held a seat on the AESC Asia Pacific council and board for many years and later established his own firm, Lennard Partners. Per Ardua Associates specializes in the financial services sector and is headed by Simon Hearn, CEO. Steiner Search Group, based in Canada, is an executive management search firm that concentrates on the manufacturing, distribution, agriculture, healthcare, electrical and construction at the senior level. Located in Lima, Peru, TASA Worldwide is a provider of executive human capital solutions, with services ranging from executive search for boards of directors, CEOs, functional management positions, to strategic management assessment. Based in Seoul, You & Partners was founded by CEO Susie Yoo and provides board and C-level recruitment, HR consulting, career consulting and interim services.