April 30, 2013 – Morgan Samuels, an L.A.-based human capital consulting firm, has formed a strategic alliance with CapitaPartners. As part of the alliance, Michael Bekins will be joining Morgan Samuels as a senior advisor and will focus on retained executive search, executive coaching and also be heavily involved in the firm’s cross-border searches for clients in Asia-Pacific. Mr. Bekins is the founder and managing director of CapitaPartners, a human capital consulting firm that focuses on succession, executive coaching, and assessment. Janice DiPietro, president of Morgan Samuels, stated: “It is a true testament to the quality Morgan Samuels provides to our clients to attract an industry veteran like Michael. He is known as one of the best in our industry in helping clients address the myriad of leadership challenges faced by organizations as they continue to expand and compete in Asia-Pacific." Morgan Samuels is a global human capital consulting firm with a focus on retained executive search.