September 14, 2009 – CTPartners has added Dr. Marie E. Kelly to the CTPartners board consultants practice as a partner in New York. Through board assessment she will assist clients in evaluating current board composition in order to improve board performance. As a member of CTPartners Board Consultants, Dr. Kelly will serve clients ranging from global corporations to non-profits, consulting with them to assess their overall governance and advisory board structure. She will work across industry sectors including consumer, financial services, industrial, life sciences, professional services and technology, media and telecom. Dr. Kelly's career includes seven years with McKinsey and Co. where she served multinational clients with an emphasis on global strategy development. "Marie's consulting experience throughout corporate America and her participation on boards and with executive, audit and risk committees, make her a fantastic addition to our growing Board Consultants team," said Brian Sullivan, CEO. CTPartners is an executive search firm serving clients with a global organization offering expertise in technology, media and telecom, financial services, life sciences, professional services, retail, industrial and board advisory services.