Abraham Lincoln once told a crowd of listeners, "Whatever you are, be a good one." Thirty years ago Scott Higby chose to be an executive recruiter. And for the past three decades, Scott has time and again distinguished himself not only as good, but as great. Serving today as an Executive Senior Partner for Lucas Group, Scott and his team specialize in finding and placing transcendent executive talent in Manufacturing, Engineering, Operations, and Supply Chain for a wide variety of industries.
As a young professional, he dove headfirst into a recruiting career - determined to succeed at the challenge of finding the perfect candidate for each company he served. Scott's expert knowledge in the recruitment industry, and specifically the manufacturing space, has been earned through years of providing personalized, dependable, and honest service to every client and candidate.
While the mechanics of executive recruitment have shifted with advancements in technology, the heart of its success continues to be found in people - in the connections and understanding that only come with a committed passion for listening, learning, and delivering results. Scott demonstrates that passion with each new search and opportunity. Energized by the challenge, Scott expertly delivers upon both retained and contingent searches, consistently providing clients with management leaders who will drive financial and operational success.
As Managing Partner, Scott leads by example. He provides consultative, superior service to his corporate clients and executive candidates. Likewise, his team of Lucas Group recruiters is committed to providing exceptional results, and they knowledgeably welcome every opportunity to help companies and clients work through the varied factors and critical decisions of executive talent search.
With the ancestral blood of a Scottish warring clan, Scott also proudly has the blood of a recruiter. And with a personal promise, he guarantees himself and his fortitude. In addition to recruiting Scott welcomes challenges on many fronts, including on the golf course, fishing lake, and hunting grounds.
Scott lives in Dallas, TX with his wife and holds a B.S. degree from Springfield College.