April 19, 2012 – Search firm Lucas Group has added Kevin Belbin as new managing partner for the firm’s human resources practice group in Houston. Mr. Belbin joins Lucas Group after a 22-year career in auditing and executive recruiting, the last six in the Houston area. “Throughout his career, Kevin has integrated extensive industry knowledge with client success,” said Aram Lulla, general manager of the human resources practice group at Lucas Group. “He's been on both sides of the desk, as a financial auditor and an executive recruiter. His thorough, client-oriented style is ideal for leading our associates and recruiting for our clients.” Mr. Belbin has worked with start-ups and Fortune 100 companies across a diverse array of industries, including oil and gas, power and renewable energy, retail, entertainment and health care. Prior to joining Lucas Group, he re-established the Houston office and developed a successful management structure for Ledgent, a privately-held staffing company. Founded in 1970, Lucas assists mid-tier to Fortune 500 clients in finding transcendent, executive talent.