Lincoln Group accelerates its growth in Asia with acquisition of PeopleKey Consulting
September 2018 – Leading European consulting firm, Lincoln takes a new step to becoming one entity with PeopleKey Consulting, a reputed executive search firm operating in China and South East Asia through its Singapore and Shanghai offices.
Established in Asia since 2010 with offices in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore, Lincoln Group’s consulting expertise includes the areas of executive search, interim management and leadership advisory. This alliance marks an exciting new phase for Lincoln in its strategic ambition to expand into Asia. It will allow Lincoln to expand its talent communities and business offering, particularly in the Practice sectors of high-tech, chemicals, life sciences and agri-food, where PeopleKey Consulting has held expertise for almost 10 years.
A Holistic Talent Management Partner in Asia
Both companies share the same core values and a strong commitment to provide our partners, both talents and corporates, with the highest quality of advisory services.
Our Talent communities will benefit from the enlarged areas of expertise of Lincoln and PeopleKey Consulting alliance. The new entity will be co-led by Celia Wee, Managing Director of PeopleKey Consulting, and Matthieu Beaurain, President of Lincoln Group, and will bring under one umbrella, more than 45 professionals in Asia. It combines, among others, PeopleKey Consulting’s recognized know-how in market intelligence and Lincoln Group’s proven methods in interim management and leadership advisory.
Commenting on the alliance, Ms. Wee said, “This will be an exciting journey for PeopleKey Consulting, to be part of a global firm like Lincoln Group, to leverage on a stronger team and international footprint, to continue to grow Asia and cater to the complex talent sourcing strategies. The merger with Lincoln Group is a compelling testament to our commitment to remain resolute in delivering effective and quality talent solutions to our multinational customers”.
“The outstanding know-how of PeopleKey Consulting team and its long term presence in Asia supporting large regional and international organization reinforce considerably our Asian footprint and our capacity to support our historical partners all over the region.” said Matthieu Beaurain.