February 13, 2014 – Alder Koten has added Yady Ibarra to lead its global sustainability and diversity practice. Ms. Ibarra joins the firm as a partner and will be splitting her time between the firm's offices in New York City and Bogota. She will be involved in executive search work focused on board members, CEOs and senior-level executives as well as consulting engagements related to diversity, sustainability strategies, corporate governance and strategic planning. “Yady's depth of expertise will further solidify our firm's commitment to sustainability and diversity,” said Jose Ruiz, CEO. “The practice allows us to offer a unique approach to creating a more inclusive workplace for our clients.” Ms. Ibarra’s professional experience includes working in different sectors (government, private, academia and NGOs) with 12 years experience in new socio-economic initiatives related to social justice and welfare in Latin America and the Caribbean region. Alder Koten helps clients acquire, develop and transition leadership talent through a combination of research, executive search, cultural & leadership assessment, and other talent advisory services.