June 17, 2013 – HVS Executive Search has appointed Tatiana Veller as its new president of EMEA. Moscow-based Ms. Veller joined HVS in 2007 and will now head up all of the firm's operations in the EMEA region. Her task is to grow the executive search business throughout the region and to ensure the continuity of service to the firm’s established network of global and local clients. Ms. Veller also heads up HVS consulting and valuation practice in Russia & CIS. Keith Kefgen, HVS CEO, said: “Tatiana has been instrumental in promoting our brand in the region. Her expanded role is a testament to her drive and business development skills. I look forward to working with her on our continued expansion in EMEA.” HVS Executive Search is an executive search and advisory firm providing consulting services to leaders of the hotel, restaurant, retail, gaming and real estate industries.