London: Baringa Partners, the management consultancy serving the energy, utilities and financial services sectors, has elected Adrian Bettridge as Managing Partner. He steps into the role after seven years as a Senior Partner leading the Financial Services practice. As Managing Partner, he will promote the continued organic growth of the company's existing practices as well as its expansion into new sectors and geographies. He replaces Mohamed Mansour, a founding member of Baringa, who was appointed to the role in 2007. Mansour will remain at the company as a Senior Partner until 31 March 2015, when he will return to his native Canada.