NEW YORK (August 23, 2017) — Allegis Partners (AP), a global executive search firm, announces the placement of Claudine Lussier as Vice President of Human Resources at Houston-based The Sterling Group. As the head of human resources for this rapidly growing private equity firm, Claudine is responsible for recruitment, talent assessment, compensation, benefits, succession, development, workforce planning efforts and university relations. Allegis Partners' Managing Director John Anderson in San Francisco led the search, and was assisted by Lora Martinelli in Minneapolis and Angela Chow in Los Angeles.
Claudine joins the firm from Jacobs Engineering Group in Houston where she had held HR roles of increasing seniority since 2009, culminating in Director, Human Resources for the petroleum and chemicals businesses and where she was responsible for approximately 5,000 employees in several U.S. locations, Canada and Mexico. Prior to this, she led human resources planning and recruitment at Emerson Electric Canada Limited.
Claudine holds a Bachelor of Management, with a major in human resources from the University of Lethbridge in Calgary, Canada.
About The Sterling Group
Founded in 1982, The Sterling Group is a private equity investment firm that targets controlling interests in basic manufacturing, distribution and industrial services companies. Typical enterprise values of these companies range from $100 million to $750 million. Sterling has sponsored the buyout of 51 platform companies and numerous add-on acquisitions for a total transaction value of over $10 billion. Currently, Sterling has over $1.9 billion of assets under management.
About Allegis Partners
Allegis Partners is the global executive search firm that delivers a boutique, high-touch approach to talent management. Focused on identifying diverse, top talent for human resources, board, CEO and other executive and senior management roles across industries, Allegis Partners brings deep expertise and insight into each relationship. Each search is customized within the global market to pair candidates with deep skills and knowledge to the unique needs of clients. The firm is backed by the extensive resources of the Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions. To learn more about Allegis Partners, visit www.allegis-partners.com.