November 4, 2013 – CTPartners has added Thomas Moran as a vice chairman in the firm's global financial services practice. Mr. Moran will be based in Chicago and will also be a member of the firm's insurance/asset, wealth management and CEO / board practices sectors. Previously, he co-led the North American financial services practice for Heidrick & Struggles, where he was also the managing partner of the firm's insurance practice. Laurie O'Shea, vice chairman and global head of CTPartners' insurance practice, said: "Tom's reputation in the industry is stellar. The values he brings to his clients are right in line with CTPartners' performance, quality and results. This is a great hire for our team and will continue to position us as the leading executive search firm in the Insurance industry." CTPartners is a global executive search firm offering expertise in technology, media and telecom, financial services, life sciences, professional services, retail, industrial and board advisory services.