September 10, 2013 – Horton International has named Ross Eades as its new chief executive officer. Mr. Eades spent 15 years with MPS Group International plc. He then spent six years as CEO of InterQuest Group plc. Previously, Mr. Eades was CEO of recruiter Kellan Group plc. “I am delighted to welcome Ross to Horton International. He has significant hands-on chief executive experience in our industry, and significant success over the last 25 years across a range of multidiscipline professional services sectors with a global customer base,” said Robin Billen, Horton International’s group chairman. With offices in the Americas, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, Horton is a global executive search firm specializing in the management, consulting, finance, human resources, information technology, sales, marketing, manufacturing and engineering disciplines.