ZRG Partners adds Richard Morford to accelerate growth in Industrial and Life Science

Rochelle Park, New Jersey (September 2, 2015) – ZRG Partners, a progressive, client-focused global executive search firm, has added Richard Morford as Managing Director to further build out the firm’s global industrial practice and augment the life science efforts.

Richard comes to ZRG with 12 years of retained search experience with Korn/Ferry International and a European boutique, where he supported clients in the Chemicals and Life Science markets. Prior to his search career, Richard was a senior executive in the Chemicals market with direct leadership experience in both the US and Europe.

Larry Hartmann, CEO of ZRG Partners commented, “Richard is a great fit for ZRG. He works in two of our larger verticals, Industrial and Life Sciences and has a broad global body of work. His direct experience as a general manager in the specialty chemicals industry coupled with his extensive search experience across these two key vertical makes him a great fit for supporting our continued growth in these markets.”

Richard Morford commented, “Savvy clients are expecting more from executive search firms and ZRG is delivering. The data driven search tools and client first culture is what the market is demanding.  I am optimistic that my customers will embrace the innovative and flexible approach ZRG Partners brings to retained search coupled with strong market experience and global coverage.”

Richard will work out of the firm’s Corporate offices in New Jersey and support his clients globally.

About ZRG Partners

ZRG Partners is a progressive mid-sized global executive search firm that uses a proven, data-driven approach. For over 15 years, clients have trusted ZRG Partners to recruit top talent around the world. ZRG Partners is recognized as one of the fastest growing executive search firms in the industry driven by the firm’s client focused, results driven approach grounded in integrity.


Contact Information:  rmorford@zrgpartners.com or lhartmann@zrgpartners.com

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