May 19, 2014 – Executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International has named Steve Kendrick as a partner in its Dallas office. He joins the firm’s global information technology officers practice. With over 20 years of business focused IT leadership and executive search experience, Mr. Kendrick has led search engagements for clients across industry segments including financial services, payment solutions, consumer retail, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, healthcare and wireless industries. He previously served as president and founder of KER Partners, LLC, a boutique executive search firm serving both domestic and global clients. Heidrick & Struggles is a provider of senior-level executive search and leadership advisory services, including succession planning, executive assessment, talent retention management, executive development, transition consulting for newly appointed executives, and M&A human capital integration consulting.