Senior PartnerPractice: Accounting & Finance
Location: Houston, TX
Myra Simon is one of Lucas Group’s longest tenured executive recruiters in the field of Accounting and Finance. After 20 years in the business, Myra is widely regarded as the go-to person for both clients and job-seeking professionals. A top performer in the industry, Myra is consistently recognized for assisting organizations fulfill crucial roles with the strongest available talent, and giving Accounting and Finance professionals model opportunities to advance their careers.
Working with clients and candidates across multiple industries, Myra performs a good deal of recruiting and placement in the oil and gas industry. She fills a wide range of positions, from accountants to auditors, financial and tax analysts, controllers and vice presidents of finance.
Myra joined Lucas Group in 2002 following nearly a decade in executive search and business development for a major recruiting firm also specializing in the field of Accounting and Finance. Myra has been recognized as a Lucas Group President’s Club Recipient for her achievements. She is currently the number one performer in Lucas Group’s Accounting and Finance division, and the number two producer across the entire organization. She was also a top producer during her tenure before joining Lucas Group.
Returning clients and word-of-mouth referrals are testimony not only to Myra’s skills as an expert consultant who places the right candidates in the right roles, but also to her polished acumen as a results-oriented business partner who goes into every relationship for the long term. Myra’s lengthy tenure in executive search and specialized service to the Accounting and Finance industry, coupled with her relationship building skills, afford both Myra and Lucas Group clients access to one of the industry’s largest networks of Accounting and Finance professionals.
Myra holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Connecticut. In addition to her great and lasting love for business, Myra is devoted to her family. She most enjoys spending time with her husband, four daughters (two of Myra’s daughters are identical twins) and son-in-law, along with cooking and reading. A skilled seamstress, Myra creates clothing and home accessories much like she does her business endeavors – with attention to detail and precision.