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ZRG Appoints Lachlan Wark as Managing Director, Spearheading Technology and Digital Excellence in APAC

Rochelle Park, NJ, February 6, 2024 – ZRG, a global leader in executive search, proudly welcomes Lachlan Wark as its new Managing Director, focusing on the Technology, Digital, and Professional Services sectors across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.

With over 15 years of expertise in guiding organizations through transformative change, Lachlan brings a wealth of experience as a trusted advisor to boards and the C-suite. His deep understanding of human capital issues has proven instrumental in assisting companies in building modern management capabilities.

Before joining ZRG, Lachlan played key roles in leading technology and digital search efforts at a global human capital advisory firm. His impact extended beyond search responsibilities, including shaping the framework and go-to-market approach of the firm's local digital initiative. Previously, he spearheaded Technology Officers search assignments and digital transformation initiatives for Asia Pacific at another globally recognized executive search firm. Lachlan initiated his career at an international technology business and a top-tier strategy consulting firm.

Lachlan is acknowledged as one of Australia's leading search practitioners, covering modern management science domains such as digital, technology, data/analytics/AI, cyber/risk, product, revenue/growth, customer-centricity, and change. His industry knowledge spans Financial Services, Digital, Telco, Industrial, Consumer, Health & Life Sciences, and Media sectors.

Lachlan's appointment strengthens our commitment to providing unparalleled expertise in the Technology and Digital sectors,” said Larry Hartmann, CEO of ZRG. “His extensive experience aligns perfectly with ZRG's dedication to delivering exceptional value to our clients."

"I am thrilled to join ZRG Partners at this pivotal moment in its journey,” Lachlan stated. “The opportunity to spearhead a scale-up business in the Australian market, coupled with the recognition of Tech as a major growth frontier globally for the firm, reinforces my belief in the immense potential and impact we can achieve together at ZRG."

About ZRG

ZRG is a global talent advisory firm that is changing the way companies hire and manage talent. ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about how to find top talent. The company’s digital Zi platform combines talent intelligence, candidate insights, and process improvement to dramatically deliver executive searches quicker and with proven better results.

Today, with the help of private equity investor RFE Investment Partners, ZRG is among the fastest growing firms in the search industry and provides a full suite of retained search, on-demand talent, and consulting and advisory solutions across the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Australia.