February 7, 2011 – Executive search firm Pedersen & Partners has appointed Peter D’Autry as a new partner and co-owner of the firm. Mr. D'Autry joined Pedersen & Partners in 2006 heading the firm’s technology practice. He has more than 10 years experience in international IT business development, setting up companies in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and South East Asia. “As we continue our international expansion, we ensure to have on board high-caliber and experienced team members in order to provide quality service we promise to our clients. I believe Peter’s ability to build long-lasting client relationships, his focus on delivering value, as well as on developing our team will significantly contribute to further distinguishing Pedersen & Partners as the leader in executive search,” said Ulrik Rasmussen, partner. Pedersen & Partners is an international executive search firm operating 41 wholly owned offices.