December 21, 2010 – Global executive search firm Amrop has announced the appointment of a new member firm in Romania, expanding the organization’s presence to 17 offices in Central & Eastern Europe. Operating as Amrop (formerly The Searchers), Amrop’s newest member firm is led by founding partners Oana Ciornei and Marius Precu, and joined by Iulia Pietruschevici as senior client partner. Operating from Bucharest, the firm provides executive search services to a range of clients, with particular focus in consumer goods & retail, life sciences, technology & media, automotive & industrial, financial services and family business practices. “The Board of Amrop is very pleased to welcome our newest member firm. Our Partners in Bucharest come from strong search backgrounds with the highest reputation for quality among their clients and candidates,” said Ulrich Dade, Amrop chairman. “Our renewed presence in Romania is an important addition which further strengthens Amrop’s leading position in the CEE region.” Amrop, with 89 offices in 57 countries, is an independent executive search firms, providing services in executive search, management assessment and board consulting.