Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 56 wholly owned offices in 52 countries, is pleased to announce that Kairi Kaasik has joined its Tallinn team as a Consultant. Ms. Kaasik brings to the firm more than two decades of in-depth functional sales and marketing expertise in the FMCG and Travel & Leisure industries. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Kaasik spent 11 years with global food products manufacturer Mars – creating, recruiting, leading, and developing multicultural and often remote sales and marketing teams in the Baltics. She managed business in Estonia, drove customer and category management in the Baltics and contributed to the regional business growth as a member of the leadership team. Ms. Kaasik started as a Key Account Manager, was promoted to Country Sales Manager for Estonia and eventually became the Customer Marketing Manager for the Baltics. Her professional career began in the Travel & Leisure industry, where she held roles with travel services providers and an international hotel chain.

“Consumer goods continue to drive market forces through the ups and downs of business cycles. With the strong business and people management expertise gained in the FMCG and Travel & Leisure industries, it is now an exciting career step for me to join Pedersen & Partners’ powerful global search team. I’m thrilled to join this leading talent advisory service provider, and I look forward to successfully partnering with my Baltics and international colleagues in order to efficiently address all our clients' executive talent needs,” commented Kairi Kaasik, Consultant at Pedersen & Partners.

“We are very pleased to welcome Kairi to our Baltics team. The addition of such a knowledgeable consumer goods business professional with proven team-building abilities will be a great asset to the firm. I am confident that her blend of expertise and strategic performance-driven vision combined with a forward-thinking approach will help us to enhance our ability to provide world-class talent advisory and leadership services to all our Consumer Products clients,“ added Evita Lune, Partner, the Country Manager for Latvia and Head of the Retail Practice Group at Pedersen & Partners.

SOURCE: Pedersen & Partners