December 9, 2010 – Executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. has appointed Stamford-based partner Peter Reed to lead its insurance practice. Mr. Reed specializes in finding talent for the property and casualty and life insurance sectors, and has successfully executed searches across the C-suite and boardroom for domestic and global companies, including carriers, brokers, and industry-related service providers. Prior to joining The Caldwell Partners in May, Mr. Reed was a partner and member of the financial services practice at CTPartners. He also spent 10 years as a key member of Korn/Ferry International's global insurance practice. "The leadership capabilities and passion for serving the marketplace that Peter has demonstrated since joining our firm have demanded attention," said John N. Wallace, CEO. "He has earned the respect and confidence of his peers and clients in a very short period of time." Caldwell Partners, founded in 1970, provides human capital services to its clients through offices and partners in Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas, Calgary, Chicago, Atlanta, Toronto, Stamford, New York City, and a strategic presence in London.