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Languages French, Dutch, English and German

Jean-Michel Lucas


Areas of Focus

  • Industrial
  • Consumer & Retail
  • Business & Professional Services
  • CFO and senior financial officers
  • General Managers and senior positions in SME, family businesses and technology start-ups

Jean-Michel is a trusted advisor to his clients, fostering transparent and long-term collaboration through high personal commitment and an accurate understanding of the client’s specific business challenges and corporate culture.

He has over 25 years of experience in Executive Search at local and international level across a broad variety of industries and functional areas. He has a proven track record in handling demanding search assignments for various types of organisations (from listed international groups to medium-size family, private equity or scale-up companies) needing professional, personalised and result-driven assistance in the completion of C-level and other strategic recruitment processes.

Before joining Hoffman in 1998, Jean-Michel was Division Manager for a leading international specialist recruitment firm. Prior to Executive Search, he started his career in Luxembourg and worked as an Audit Manager with KPMG Peat Marwick.

Jean-Michel is a core member of the Industrial Practice Group of IIC Partners Executive Search Worldwide.


Jean-Michel holds a Master in Business Administration from HEC Université de Liège in Belgium and he completed in 2019 the Executive Programme in Management & Philosophy at Solvay Brussels School.

He is a certified MBTI Practitioner (Level I)

He is fluent in French, Dutch and English and has a good command of German.

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