August 2, 2010 – RSR Partners, a corporate governance and executive search firm based in Greenwich, Conn., has named Jason Ward and Mary Ellen Russell as managing directors. Mr. Ward, who will lead the firm's industrial practice, was previously a senior client partner at Korn/Ferry International. As a member of the firm’s global industrial practice, he formed and led the company's transportation & logistics sector. Ms. Russell will join RSR Partners’ industrial, transportation and human resources practices. She will also be a senior member of the firm's board recruiting and assessment practice. Previously, Ms. Russell was a client partner in the industrial, transportation/supply chain, and human resources practices at Korn/Ferry International.