David Barrett Partners to Sponsor the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions Squash 2011 Event
New York, NY, January 20, 2011 -- David Barrett Partners, the boutique executive search firm with offices in New York and London, is a proud to announce its sponsorship of the J.P.Morgan Tournament of Champions Squash Event being held January 21-27, 2011 in New York City's Grand Central Station. This is the first time that David Barrett Partners has sponsored the event.
David Barrett, founding partner of the firm and a squash player himself, explains, "It's a pleasure to sponsor this particular event because The Tournament of Champions recognizes the world's best players for their exceptional preparation and ability to execute in a highly pressurized environment - and those are attributes reflected in both the members of our firm and the candidates that we find for our clients."
About the Tournament of Champions
The J.P.Morgan Tournament of Champions is the largest spectator squash event in the world and one of the most coveted titles in men's professional squash. The Championship, which began in 1930, has been held in Grand Central since 1997. A four glass-walled court is set up in Grand Central Station's magnificent Vanderbilt Hall.
Attracting the sport's top professionals with $115,000 in prize money which places it among the world's top ten professional tournaments, the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions features a 32-player main draw and a 32-player qualification tournament. It is sanctioned by the Professional Squash Association, the regulatory body for elite international men's competition and the men's world rankings. The semifinals and finals will be broadcast live on espn3.com. The schedule of play is available at www.tocsquash.com
About David Barrett Partners
David Barrett Partners is a boutique retained executive search firm specializing exclusively in investment and wealth management recruiting.
Founded in 2005, the firm has grown to a team of nine consultants in New York and London, who have over 140 years of combined global buy-side recruiting experience. We partner closely with clients in recruiting exceptional senior leadership talent across all functional disciplines in the investment and wealth management marketplace.
Our recruiting experience spans institutional, mutual fund and high net worth organizations; hedge funds and funds of funds; endowments, foundations, and plan sponsors; and family offices. Our assignments include searches for chief executive, chief operating and chief investment officers; senior professionals in investments, marketing, sales and client service; and business leaders in risk management, legal, compliance, human resources and finance. Further information about the firm is available at www.davidbarrettpartners.com
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