December 8, 2014 – Global search firm Zygos Partnership has been retained by Ofcom to lead its search for a new chief executive officer. Current CEO Ed Richards said he would step down from his post at the end of 2014. Ofcom is the communications regulator in the U.K. The Zygos Partnership is an international search firm working in both executive and non-executive search. The firm focuses on board level appointments, and specializes in finding chairmen, chief executives, finance and other executive directors and non-executive directors.