April 1, 2014 – Executive search firm Odgers Berndtson has named Timothy Brooks as a partner in the firm's industrial and consumer practices. Mr. Brooks, who is based in Odgers' New York office, specializes in domestic and global searches for CEO, general manager, and other senior leadership positions for consumer product and industrial companies, including those in the energy and utilities sectors. In addition, he will direct leadership searches for human resources, sales and marketing, procurement, supply chain, manufacturing, engineering, and research & development. Mr. Brooks was previously with Russell Reynolds Associates, where he recruited executives in similar industries and functions. "Tim has deep insight into the leadership challenges that today's industrial and consumer products businesses face, and is exceptionally adept at leveraging that knowledge to help client organizations recruit and retain candidates with the requisite business acumen, sector expertise, and vision to harness the complex operating and competitive pressures reshaping their businesses," said Steve Potter, managing partner for Odgers Berndtson's U.S. operations. Odgers Berndtson provides a wide range of recruitment services for leading organizations in private and public sectors, including board level and executive search, management assessment and international assignments.