May 4, 2012 – Boyden has added Grant Hodgetts, an investment and capital markets expert with more than 30 years of experience in real estate and funds management, to its Australian office as an executive director. Mr. Hodgetts will recruit board, senior executive and functional leader roles related to cross-border investment in Australia, Asia and North America. He will serve clients out of Boyden’s Melbourne and Sydney offices and in partnership with other Boyden offices globally. Mr. Hodgetts has held several leadership positions with leading Australian investment management firms, most recently as CEO – Australia for Mirvac Investment Management. “Grant’s deep funds management and capital markets experience, together with his strong cross border credentials, are perfectly suited to helping our global clients recruit investment professionals in Australia and abroad,” said Michael Catlow, managing director of Boyden Australia. “Having worked as an investment banker and funds manager through major highs and lows in global finance, he truly understands the types of leaders needed in today’s international markets.” Boyden is an executive search firm with more than 70 offices in over 40 countries.