September 3rd, 2015 – Tallinn, Estonia – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, today announced the promotion of Kaspars Kauliņš as its new Country Manager for Estonia.
Mr. Kauliņš brings over twenty years of solid expertise in Executive Search, organisational development, HR and strategic business consulting. Throughout his career, he has held various senior positions within the Consumer Products, Financial Services, Professional Advisory, and IT & Telecommunications industries, including Managing Director for the Estonian Business Centre in Riga, and Managing Director and Chairman of the Supervisory Board for a regional Executive Search firm. He has also held senior HR positions with Hansabank, Swedbank Group, and has served as the Group HR Director for SPI Group. Moreover, he has worked as the International Business Development Director at the largest ITC Company in the region. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Kauliņš was a leadership & strategy consultant with one of the leading training companies in Latvia, and he currently teaches Strategic Human Resources Management at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) in Riga.
“The CEE region has great potential for complex talent acquisition assignments. For many years, Pedersen & Partners has brought its global footprint, unparalleled networks and in-depth expertise to these markets. I am proud to have worked alongside this tried-and-true international team over the last half-year, and I embrace the firm’s superior standards and working principles. The Tallinn office celebrated its tenth anniversary this year, and I am excited to develop my career by leading the Estonian team. I’m grateful for the opportunity to take our Executive Search achievements to the next level, both locally and internationally,” commented Kaspars Kauliņš, Country Manager for Estonia at Pedersen & Partners.
“In the Baltics, Kaspars is a recognized expert in the area of Executive Search, leadership and organizational development, with excellent academic qualifications from the University of Tartu in Estonia, and the University of Copenhagen. Such a qualified and experienced colleague is a great addition to our team. Although Kaspars is relatively new to the firm, he has successfully led and completed multiple challenging Executive Search projects. I’m confident that his focus and broad knowledge of the Consumer Products, Financial Services, Professional Advisory, and IT & Telecommunications industries, together with his exceptional multilingual skills – he speaks 8 languages, including Estonian – will allow us to offer the very best talent management, acquisition and retention solutions to our Central Eastern European and international clients,” added Evita Lune, Partner and Country Manager for Latvia at Pedersen & Partners.
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