September 29, 2011 – Executive search firm Pedersen & Partners has added Evald Pärni as country manager for Estonia. In his new role, Mr. Pärni will be responsible for managing relationships with clients and managers and execution of senior level recruitment assignments in Estonia, and across Baltics and CEE. He brings almost 20 years of experience in the retail and consumer products sector having held sales and marketing roles at multinational companies like Masterfoods and Procter & Gamble, serving as the CEO of Havistra Eesti AS, commercial director and later supervisory board member at AS Ofelia. “Our clients value competent advice and practical solutions for their executive recruitment needs, and I believe that Evald with his multifaceted business experience and a wealth of relationships in the Estonian market is the right person to provide such guidance to our clients, and is a strong contribution to our team,” said Evita Lune, partner in charge of Estonia and Latvia. Pedersen & Partners is an international executive search firm operating 44 wholly owned offices.