August 6, 2014 – Morgan Samuels, an L.A.-based human capital consulting firm, has placed Richard B. Lewis as vice president, operations at Capstone Turbine. Most recently, Mr. Lewis served as the vice president of operations at Meggitt Safety Systems. “Richard brings with him a track record of successfully building world class organizations that deliver extraordinary results. He is adept at defining winning supply chain solutions and motivating high performance teams to consistently accomplish challenging performance objectives,” said Martin Hewett, senior client partner and industrial practice leader, who led the search. Capstone Turbine Corporation (CPST) is a producer of low-emission microturbine systems, and was first to market with commercially viable air bearing turbine technology. Morgan Samuels is a human capital consulting firm with a focus on retained executive search.