December 14, 2009 – U.K.-based executive search firm Odgers Berndtson has acquired Moscow-based Pynes & Moerner and Warsaw-headquartered Kaluzynski & Madeja. Terms and conditions of the deals were not disclosed. Pynes & Moerner offers executive search and selection services, consults clients on building management teams, and designs executive remuneration models, motivation and development structures. Kaluzynski & Madeja provides executive search and assessment services to leading and emerging companies operating in Central & Eastern Europe, particularly in Poland, Russia, the Czech & Slovak Republics and Hungary. “Poland and Russia represent some of the most exciting opportunities for executive search, and we are very gratified to be adding the expertise of these leading sector firms to our global group,” said Richard Boggis-Rolfe, Chairman of Odgers Berndtson. “By firmly planting our flag in these new markets, Odgers Berndtson continues to demonstrate its commitment to truly international headhunting.” Odgers Berndtson provides executive search services to a wide array of industries and functions.