July 28, 2010 – Pedersen & Partners has added Yannis Nakopoulos as a senior consultant in Greece. In his new role, Mr. Nakopoulos will be responsible for managing client relationships and executing senior level recruitment assignments across Pedersen & Partners’ organization, and developing the energy and clean technology sector within the industrial practice group. Mr. Nakopoulos brings a wealth of experience in the executive recruitment industry: previously he headed the establishment of a clean technology sector with another international executive search firm in Greece. Before entering the executive search profession, he was the human resources officer for the Athens 2004 Olympics Organizing Committee. “I am happy to welcome Yannis to our team. Our clients who need professional guidance in searching and attracting executives for key strategic roles in their organizations will benefit from Yannis’ knowledge of the market, experience with technical and specialist positions, network of contacts and business insight,” said Iraklis Papadopoulos, country manager for Greece at Pedersen & Partners. Pedersen & Partners is an international executive search firm operating 38 wholly owned offices.