Allen Austin Welcomes Cassandra Walker

Allen Austin Welcomes Cassandra Walker

The Houston team welcomes Cassandra Walker. Cassandra Walker brings over 20 years in executive search. She will center her practice in energy, energy services, manufacturing, construction,…

New Engagement – Eventellect

We are pleased to have been selected as a trusted partner in the retained search for a Senior Vice President of Business Development at Eventellect.Eventellect is the largest and one of the…

Allen Austin Welcomes Victoria Lopez Negrete

The Houston team welcomes Victoria Lopez Negrete .Victoria Lopez Negrete brings over three decades of business experience in the financial services and banking industry to her role as leader of…

Completed Engagement – CTCI – President

CTCI-Americas (CTCIA), (ctci.com) is a relatively new entrant into the North American Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) marketplace. It’s parent company, CTCI (TWSE: 9933, TPEX: 5209, TPEX: 6803) headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan is recognized as one of the leading global EPC players, with over 40 years of industry experience, operations in 15 countries, and a successful track record of managing fully integrated EPC projects everywhere in the world.

To better position it to compete in the fast-growing US refining and downstream industries, almost two-years ago the parent company formed a wholly owned, US based, subsidiary headquartered in Houston, Texas, CTCIA.

Patrick Jameson joins CTCIA as President, effective May 13, 2019 to continue the successful growth trajectory that CTCIA is currently experiencing. Patrick brings an outstanding background of over 22 years in the EPC business and an excellent reputation in the industry including recent executive roles of Senior Vice President for Black & Veatch and Group Vice President-Americas for CB&I.

In his role as President, Patrick will have full P&L responsibility for the CTCI Americas organization and will fulfill the parent company’s goal to build a company in the Americas led by an American team with clear understanding of American culture to deliver CTCI’s well recognized project Safety, Quality, and cost effective execution to American clients. The CTCIA President will report to the Board of Directors of the Americas.

Allen Austin is proud to have partnered with CTCI in conducting this successful search for a key member of the CTCI-A senior management team. The search was managed and completed by David Deaton and Ken Minter, Senior Partners with Allen Austin.

Forbes – America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms 2019

We are very honored to be recognized as one of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms for 2019 by Forbes! Congratulation Allen Austin Team!”To determine the list, Statista surveyed 25,000…

New Additions to the Houston Team

The Allen Austin team welcomes Kelly Thomas and Rob Walker to the Houston office. Kelly Thomas joins the team as a Partner bringing 20 years of experience of executive search experience to the…

Tom Fritsch Appears on 1110 AM’s Price of Business

The Allen Austin team welcomes Kelly Thomas and Rob Walker to the Houston office. Kelly Thomas joins the team as a Partner bringing 20 years of experience of executive search experience to the…

Donna Gaines Returns to Gaines International

Donna Gaines has returned to Gaines International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Allen Austin, as Founder and Managing Partner; pending two years offering Transition Coaching services to the design…

What it Takes to Lead a Private Equity Portfolio Company

General managers of big private companies and Presidents of multinationals often aspire to CEO roles and view private equity as a first choice to run their own show, add CEO to their resume, and…

A New Definition of Diversity

So how do we define diversity in 2017? For decades, we’ve been told that organizations that employ diverse leadership teams perform better. But what does diversity really mean these days? Total…