CTPartners hires new managing partner

CTPartners said Tuesday that it has named Carlos F. Cata as managing partner. Cata will be based in the firm’s Chicago office. Headquartered in New York, with offices all over the world, CTPartners is an executive search firm that serves a wide variety of sectors, including private equity and venture capital.


NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CTPartners (NYSE MKT:CTP), a leading global retained executive search firm, announced today that Carlos F. Cata will join the firm as a Managing Partner based in the Chicago office.
Cata has conducted senior-level general management and C-suite assignments across the consumer and financial services sectors. He specializes in senior marketing roles with a focus on digital, data & analytics and diversity. Cata joins from another executive search firm where he was a Regional Managing Partner for the Marketing, Sales & Strategy Officers Practice for North America.
His corporate background includes marketing positions with Procter & Gamble, Disney and Kraft Foods. He was also a Founding Partner of Frontera Foods, a specialty-food company.
Brian Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer of CTPartners, said, “Carlos brings a unique blend of executive search experience to CTPartners. He is well connected with senior-marketing leaders across a wide variety of sectors and has a strong footprint into the Hispanic executive community. We are thrilled to have him join CTPartners.”
Cata commented, “CTPartners’ reputation as an industry leader in both executive search and diversity is a value that my clients expect and are increasingly seeking from their executive search partner. Leveraging this focus with our market and functional expertise will enhance the overall client experience and bring additional solutions for my clients.”
About CTPartners
CTPartners is a leading performance-driven executive search firm serving clients across the globe. Committed to a philosophy of partnering with its clients, CTPartners offers a proven record in C-Suite, senior executive, and board searches, as well as expertise serving private equity and venture capital firms.
With origins dating back to 1980, CTPartners serves clients with a global organization of more than 400 professionals and employees, offering expertise in board advisory services and executive recruiting services in the financial services, life sciences, industrial, professional services, retail and consumer, and technology, media and telecom industries. Headquartered in New York, CTPartners has 25 offices in 16 countries. www.ctnet.com