Lincoln Strategic International expands operations to Africa – Charles Matthews to lead

TORONTO, Canada, July 16, 2018: Lincoln Strategic International announced today the expansion of its service offerings with the launch of LSI Africa, which addresses the human capital acquisition and management issues faced by mining companies, project consultants and investors in Africa. “The African mining industry is dynamic and volatile with a broad spectrum of political, cultural and recruitment challenges." said Russ Buckland, Director at LSI. "LSI Africa helps our clients to better manage through these challenges by designing impactful strategies to identify and hire the best possible talent across the continent."

The LSI Africa team is led by Charles Matthews, a highly-regarded thought leader, recruiter and consultant on recruitment strategy development and execution. Charles is a civil engineer with hands-on, technical experience in open-cast mining combined with a decade of specialized search and technical recruitment in mining and construction from executive leadership to front-line operation specialists, specifically in African countries.

“We’re very happy to have Charles on board." said Buckland. "He’s extremely knowledgeable about, connected in and passionate for mining recruitment and executive search and we’re confident this combination will drive tremendous value for our clients with African operations and projects.” Lincoln Strategic International is a human capital consulting firm with a core specialty of executive search and technical recruitment and an exclusive focus on the mining industry. LSI partners with mining companies, engineering & consulting organizations, technical services firms, private equity and other mining technology providers to help them acquire top talent around the globe.

For more information contact: Dave Rempel (North America) +01 416 305 4115 / [email protected] Charles Matthews (Africa) +27 (0)83 264 5572 [email protected]