March 22, 2011 – IIC Partners has reported a 37 percent increase in global revenue, citing renewed business confidence and the addition of new member firms. “Early forecasts are that 2011 will be an absolutely stellar year, certainly back to pre-crisis levels, if not beyond,” said IIC Partners global chairman Lim Chye Lian. “Our excellent 2010 result is due to the reinvigorated global business environment led by strong activity in industrial, consumer & retail, and financial services sectors. The life sciences, technology and energy sectors also enjoyed solid growth.” IC Partners’ global placements ranked by sector as follows: industrial – 24 percent; consumer & retail – 18 percent; financial services – 16 percent; life sciences – 12 percent; technology – 11 percent; and energy – 10 percent. IIC Partners is an executive search organization with 53 offices in 37 countries.