Leading Executive Search Firm bets on Austin, TX as part of its continued global growth and expansion.
Austin, TX August 15, 2013
Leadership Capital Group, a premier corporate board of director and global executive search and human capital consulting firm, is delighted to announce Clement J. Wigger as Partner. In his new role, Mr. Wigger will open the firm’s Austin office while also strengthening the firm’s expansion of its Latin America practice. Mr. Wigger’s success recruiting in Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and other key markets in the region will help drive the firm’s continued global growth and expansion, including strong interests in Texas, the southwest, Mexico and Latin America.
Prior to his appointment, Mr. Wigger gained unmatched success in securing executives of diverse backgrounds to serve on corporate boards of directors and in C-level executive positions through the firm he founded to meet the growing demands for global and diverse talent at multinational companies. His extensive background in executive search and in international marketing, including much work in Mexico provides unequal subject matter expertise for corporate clients seeking to diversify or extend their North American operations.
In making today’s announcement, Leadership Capital Group CEO Marc Lewis stated, “It is not every day that a growing company like ours meets an individual with the perfect skill set and background needed for executive recruitment. Mr. Wigger’s strong understanding of the industry and high-profile clients gives our firm growing opportunity to provide unequaled services to clients seeking to attract the right talent for continued growth and expansion.”
“I am delighted to be part of Leadership Capital Group’s growth strategy by opening its new office in Austin, Texas and to building on the firm’s success in the US as well as markets like Mexico, Panama, Colombia, Chile and Brazil. I look forward to contributing my unique perspective in recruiting talented individuals from diverse backgrounds,” said Clement J. Wigger.
Mr. Wigger holds a B.A. in Organizational Management from Antioch University and an MBA in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. Clement is bilingual in English and Spanish. In addition, Mr. Wigger volunteers his time to promote higher education opportunities for first-generation Latino college students in Central Texas. Last, Mr. Wigger has received strong praise from the Latin business community for his coaching and mentoring of prospective Latin/Latinas for corporate board service.
About Leadership Capital Group
Leadership Capital Group is a premier Americas- and EMEA-focused Board of Director and executive search firm consulting at the senior executive and C-level. With clients and candidates from the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific markets, Leadership Capital Group is known for engaging the unengageable and marrying first-rate talent with our clients. For more information, please visit www.lcgsearch.com