April 5, 2011 – Boyden Global Executive Search has added Betty Thayer to the board of the firm’s U.K. office as a non-executive director. Ms. Thayer is well known in the international search and selection community as a top expert on the non-executive position and transition coaching of senior executives. She founded and served as deputy chair and CEO of Exec-Appointments LTD and non-execs.com, a flagship site for non-executive directors. Both businesses were acquired by the Financial Times in 2007. Prior to this, she spent 20 years in management consulting, most recently as a partner at Ernst & Young in London. “Betty is an authority on the role of non-executive director and on management consulting and we are honored to welcome her to Boyden’s U.K. board,” said John Ellis, managing partner, Boyden U.K. Boyden is an executive search firm with more than 70 offices in over 40 countries.