July 22, 2009 – Hanover Search & Selection has acquired U.K.-based executive search firm Napier Scott. “Napier Scott has a superb reputation within their core market sectors and we are particularly pleased to be able to add their highly regarded legal search practice to our portfolio. In addition, we acquire an international search practice with a strong brand name and market exposure within the MENA region, where Hanover already has significant market penetration,” said Patrick Field, managing director at Hanover. “We are currently seeing positive signs in the market and increased hiring requirements from both new and existing clients. 2009/2010 is going to be an exciting period for us and we are looking at further acquisitions to expand our market offering.” Hanover Search & Selection is a U.K.-headquartered financial services executive search firm.