October 28, 2011 – Executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. has formed an alliance with Executive Search Group International (ESGI). Based in Hong Kong, ESGI specializes in senior level appointments in Asia and the Middle East. The firm serves a range of industries, with particular emphasis on financial services, technology and real estate. ESGI has offices in Hong Kong, New York City and Dubai. With this alliance, ESGI and Caldwell Partners have a team of 36 partners covering a spectrum of sectors: financial services; technology, media and telecommunications; life sciences and healthcare; consumer products and services; industrial products and services; venture capital and private equity; and the not-for-profit and higher education industries. "ESGI is a boutique, non-franchised private practice dedicated to providing the highest quality of professional service and I am delighted to be aligning my team with a firm of Caldwell Partners' caliber which operates within the same core values," said Christine Houston, managing director of Executive Search Group International.