March 1, 2012 – Global executive search and assessment firm Russell Reynolds Associates has added to its industrial/natural resources sector with the appointment of Paul Stohr as executive director. He will be based in Minneapolis/St. Paul. Mr. Stohr’s expertise within the industrial and natural resources sector includes serving as senior director of energy solutions business at Cummins, Inc. "Increased scrutiny of the industrial and natural resources sector, along with constant pressure to drive and sustain growth, has increased the expectations shareholders and boards place on industry leaders to anticipate challenges and successfully navigate through today's rapidly changing business environment," said Bob Macdonald, area manager of the firm's Minneapolis office. "Stohr brings a depth of industry expertise and adds immense value to our clients who demand the best-in-class candidates to lead their companies." With 40 offices and more than 300 executive search professionals, Russell Reynolds Associates provides executive search services to a wide array of industries.