August 12, 2014 – Recruitment consultancy Michael Page International has promoted Graham Lucas to managing director. Mr. Lucas started his career at the firm in 2004 as a consultant in Michael Page Retail Operations. In 2005, he transferred to Michael Page Buying & Merchandising and was instrumental in building the brand to become a leading player in the industry. In 2012, Mr. Lucas took on the additional challenge of managing the Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain business across the U.K. Under his leadership, the Procurement & Supply Chain business increased its profitability by 20 percent ahead of 2013.