June 24, 2011 – Executive recruiting firm CTPartners has added Kevin Ford as a partner in its CFO practice. Mr. Ford’s practice will also focus on industrial and consumer searches. He is based in Chicago. His expertise in the finance function complements his industry specialization in global manufacturing, allowing him to place senior executives in key roles based worldwide including operations, supply chain, marketing, sales, communications, quality, and research and development. Mr. Ford joins CTPartners from Korn/Ferry International, where he was a senior client partner. Barry Bregman, vice chairman and head of CTPartners' global CFO practice, said: "We are very pleased to have Kevin join our team; his industrywide experience with the finance-related human capital needs of some of the largest global companies is a perfect fit for CTPartners." 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.