February 11, 2014 – David Barrett Partners (DBP) has added John Knapp as a partner in its New York office. Mr. Knapp will be working closely with the existing DBP team to build the firm's recruiting presence in the U.S. and international asset and wealth management sectors. He will split his time between New York and Boston. Mr. Knapp was previously with Egon Zehnder, where he was head of the firm’s asset management search practice for the U.S. and a member of its global board and financial officers practice groups. "John's global experience will complement our U.S. and U.K. practices. His breadth of expertise — not only as a recruiter but also as an executive at Fidelity and Accenture — brings a personal understanding of our clients' concerns and needs,” said David Barrett. “Culturally and professionally, we could not imagine a better fit to our ten-person recruiting team." David Barrett Partners is a boutique retained executive search firm specializing exclusively in investment and wealth management recruiting.