June 15, 2009 – IRC Recruitment, a global alliance of executive search and recruitment services firms, has added Active Human Capital Group of the United Kingdom and Kiev, Ukraine-based HR CONSULTING as its newest member firms. Active Human Capital Group provides UK-wide executive search and selection services, predominantly focused at senior management and board level across all sectors. Active Human Capital Group’s team is led by Richard Boot, chairman, and Stephen Bryan, managing director, both of whom previously worked for KPMG. “With the nature of global business increasing at a very fast rate, it is an important and exciting step for Active Human Capital Group to join an alliance like IRC Recruitment with high professional standards,” said Mr. Boot. “The network’s international coverage is a powerful offering to our clients as they search for the very best talent.” HR CONSULTING provides executive search services for both middle- and top-management in the Ukraine. Its management team includes Yuriy Kostrykin, managing partner, and Marina Makoviy, partner. “From the very beginning of our activity we strove to be integrated into the international recruitment culture. Now we are very glad to be part of IRC Recruitment as the association ideally matches both our corporate climate and our long-term aims,” said Mr. Kostrykin. With a roster of executive search firms across Europe, the Americas and Asia, IRC Recruitment has over 160 executive search professionals.