October 19, 2010 – Leadership Capital Group, a North American and EMEA executive search firm, has expanded its board with the appointment of Kai-Shing Tao and Dr. Ken Siegel. Separately, the firm has opened a new office in Costa Rica to serve the expanding Latin American market. This is the company’s fifth office outside North America. The others are Paris, London, Dubai and Tunisia. Jason Hall has been named managing partner, Latin America. Kai-Shing Tao, of Beijing, New York, Las Vegas and Los Angeles is chairman and chief investment officer of Pacific Star Partners, a private investment group. Dr. Siegel is president of The Impact Group, a Los Angeles-based group of psychologists who consult to management. “We work with clients to expand the human capital possibilities and horizons. Diversity of thought is a key to our success, with our team’s mix of ages, ethnicities, international experience and open-mindedness being deep in our culture,” said Marc Lewis, CEO of Leadership Capital Group.