April 13, 2011 – DHR International has named Keith Wimbush as executive vice president and North American head of legal in the firm’s Stamford office. He will lead senior-level searches for Fortune 500 general counsel, board and CEO, legal, and diversity positions. Mr. Wimbush formerly served as a senior client partner with Korn/Ferry International in Stamford, where he co-chaired the firm's legal specialist group. During his tenure at Korn/Ferry, he completed chief legal officer, law firm executive director and corporate attorney searches, among others. Before joining Korn/Ferry, he served as senior vice president and general counsel of Diageo North America and predecessor companies. Founded in 1989, DHR International is headquartered in Chicago and has more than 50 offices worldwide.