October 27, 2014 – Executive search firm Amrop Strategis has appointed Damian Ringwood as managing partner. He succeeds Sheamus Considine, who will continue his involvement with the firm, as chairperson. Mr. Ringwood has led Amrop Strategis’ financial services, professional services and healthcare practice areas since he joined the firm as partner in 2007. He has extensive experience having previously held senior positions with Smurfit Kappa, Ernst & Young, Prospectus Strategy Consultants and Bearing Point. In his new role as managing partner, Mr. Ringwood will be responsible for setting the strategic direction for Amrop Strategis, with a view to growing the firm’s Dublin office. “Damian has been a pillar of the Amrop team since he joined the firm in 2007. He has identified and assessed exceptional talent for blue-chip clients across a range of sectors in the most testing times seen in our economy,” said Mr. Considine. Amrop Strategis is a global executive search and leadership services firm operating in Ireland and specializing in the recruitment, selection and assessment of board directors, chief executives and senior executives.