CTPartners Names Boerkoel Managing Partner

Executive search firm CTPartners has added Timothy Boerkoel as a managing partner in its global consumer and retail practice. Boerkoel joins from Heidrick & Struggles where he was a partner for the retail, apparel and luxury practice.


CTPartners, a leading global retained executive search firm, announced today that Timothy Boerkoel has joined the firm as Managing Partner, Global Consumer and Retail Practice. Boerkoel has over 20 years of experience in executive search focused on consumer and retail, including high fashion and luxury goods. He has successfully recruited CEOs, Presidents, and senior-level executives for global corporations, emerging growth and privately held companies. Boerkoel said, “I am thrilled to be joining the CTPartners team and look forward to working with an outstanding group of professionals.”

Boerkoel joins CTPartners from Heidrick & Struggles where he was a Partner for the Retail, Apparel and Luxury Practice.

Brian Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer of CTPartners said, “Tim is one of the top executive search consultants in the consumer and retail businesses. Under Tim’s leadership, our Consumer and Retail Practice will continue to grow and will remain one of the dominant consumer and retail practices in the industry.”

James DiFlippo, Managing Partner of the Consumer and Retail Practice said, “Tim and I have known each other for many years and he will be a great addition to CTPartners and our Practice.”

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 23 offices in 15 countries.