July 21, 2010 – CTPartners has named Keith Meyer as a vice chairman and head of the firm’s global CEO and board practice based in Chicago. Mr. Meyer has over 20 years of experience advising Fortune 500 boards, CEOs and senior executive teams in all areas of corporate governance and board effectiveness best practices. He joins from Heidrick & Struggles where he was vice chairman and managing partner of the global board consulting practice. Prior to that, Mr. Meyer founded his own firm focused on board and CEO succession consulting and senior executive recruitment. He began his executive search career at Egon Zehnder International. "Keith brings a wealth of talent and experience at the top of many of the world's leading organizations which will be enhanced by the CTPartners platform,” said Brian Sullivan, CEO. “He will work closely with our global partners to leverage that expertise and raise the bar in corporate boardrooms and the CEO suite." 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.