Exec search firm selects new leader for China unit

ZRG Partners, an executive search and human capital management firm based in Rochelle Park, has announced Carren Shi is its new managing director and country head of China.

“I am excited to join ZRG to better support my longtime accounts with a truly global platform,” Shi said.  “ZRG is bringing innovation to the process of hiring, and my clients in Asia Pacific will benefit from the data and analytics tools to drive great hiring decisions.”

Shi brings over two decades of local market business experience, and over 12 years in executive search. Most recently, she worked at Korn Ferry in China and also ran her own boutique firm.

“We felt it was time to add a local leader on the ground every day in China, to help further develop the tremendous opportunities helping our clients find the best talent in the market.” ZRG CEO Larry Hartmann said. “Carren brings big company experience and an entrepreneurial history to the role with ZRG, which makes her the perfect choice to help us grow in both China and across Asia Pacific.”