March 17, 2014 – Search firm Derwent Executive has made several new additions to its Australia and Asia offices. Derwent has added Andrea Hall as senior advisor to the firm’s board practice in Perth. Ms, Hall, who formerly was with KPMG, will work with boards, delivering risk and selection capabilities for ASX, government and not-for-profit segments. Richard Scott, who has worked at Hays Executive, becomes a principal within the firm’s CFO and corporate services practice also in the Perth office. Sarah Kennedy, former MD and founder of Boston Kennedy and a former senior member of HJB, has been named partner of the healthcare, education and public sector practice in the firm’s Melbourne office. Cameron Heaney has been appointed principal of the firm’s CFO and corporate services practice also in the Melbourne office. In addition, Derwent’s retail and sourcing practice in Hong Kong has added Angela Leung as a principal and Kelly Lau as a senior associate. Established in Australia in 1997, Derwent Executive is a regional executive search firm that recruits executives for a wide array of industries from offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Canberra, Brisbane, Hong Kong, China and Dubai.